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Nishimura & Asahi

Key statistics

Ranked Practice Areas
16
Awards Won
12
Ranked Lawyers
33
Male:Female Ratio of Ranked Lawyers
28:5

Firm summary

Analysis

Nishimura & Asahi is a Domestic: Multi-practice firm in Japan.

In 2022, the firm was recognised in 16 practice area(s) and 33 of its practitioner(s) were accredited.

In the same year, Nishimura & Asahi was nominated for 66 awards, of which it won 12.

This information is based on aggregated legal ranking and awards data from the world’s market-leading legal publications. Legal Media 360’s sentiment index methodology can be viewed here.

Rankings

within Japan

Practice Area Subcategory Index Rank No. of rankings Ave. Tier Table
Antitrust and competition
General 1 3 1.0 View full ranking table
Banking and finance
General 1 4 1.0 View full ranking table
Capital markets
General 1 3 1.0 View full ranking table
Construction
General 1 2 1.0 View full ranking table
Corporate and M&A
General 1 4 1.0 View full ranking table
Dispute resolution
General 2 4 1.5 View full ranking table
Healthcare and lifesciences
General 2 2 2.0 View full ranking table
Insurance
General 2 2 1.5 View full ranking table
Intellectual property
General 6 3 2.3 View full ranking table
Patent litigation 4 2 2.5 View full ranking table
Trademark enforcement and litigation 2 2 1.5 View full ranking table
Trademark prosecution 2 1 1.0 View full ranking table
Transactions 2 2 1.5 View full ranking table
Investment funds
General 4 3 1.7 View full ranking table
Labour and employment
General 3 3 2.0 View full ranking table
Private equity
General 1 2 1.0 View full ranking table
Project development
including energy and infrastructure 1 3 1.0 View full ranking table
Real estate
General 1 3 1.0 View full ranking table
Restructuring and insolvency
General 1 2 1.0 View full ranking table
Tax
General 2 2 1.5 View full ranking table

Deals/Case awards

Total win-to-nominations ratio 5:38

Award Win Ratio
Banking and finance - Project finance
GOI United Generation gas-fired power project 1:1
Japan biomass power plants project financing 0:1
Kansai Airport project financing 0:1
Capital markets - Debt
Asahi Life US dollar-denominated perpetual subordinated bonds issuance 0:1
Rakuten notes offering 0:1
Capital markets - Equity
Grab IPO 1:1
Mitsubishi UFJ Lease & Finance Co / Hitachi Capital Corporation merger 0:1
Net Protections IPO 0:1
Nippon Steel zero-coupon convertible notes offering 0:1
PHC Holdings IPO 0:1
Visional IPO 0:1
West Japan Railway global follow-on offering 0:1
Capital markets - Structured finance and securitisation
OSCAR US 2021-2 ABS 0:1
Corporate and M&A - General
Anchor / Kakao Japan stake acquisition 0:1
Bain Capital / Hitachi Metals acquisition 0:2
ENEOS Corporation / JSR Corporation elastomers business acquisition 0:1
EPS Holdings acquisition for management buyout 0:1
Grab / Altimeter Growth Corporation SPAC merger 0:2
Grab IPO 1:1
KKR and Rakuten / Seiyu stake acquisition 0:1
PayPal / Paidy acquisition 1:3
PHC Holdings IPO 0:1
Rakuten notes offering 0:1
SBI Holding / Shinsei Bank shares acquisition bid 1:1
SES / Ivanhoe merger 0:1
Tencent / Rakuten investment 0:1
TSMC / Sony Semiconductor Solutions specialty technology fab 0:1
US Bancorp / MUFG Union Bank acquisition 0:1
Private equity - General
Invesco J-REIT take-private 0:1
Real estate - General
Blackstone / Japan Hotels acquisition 0:1
Dentsu headquarters building sale 0:1
GLP Land / Akishima acquisition 0:1
Restructuring and insolvency - General
MtGox restructuring 0:1
Technology, media and telecoms - General
PayPal / Paidy acquisition 0:1

Firm awards

Total win-to-nominations ratio 7:28

Award Win Ratio
Jurisdiction
Antitrust and competition 0:1
Banking and financial services 0:1
Dispute resolution 0:2
Dispute resolution - Arbitration 1:1
Energy and natural resources 0:1
Financial and corporate 1:1
Firm of the year 1:3
Healthcare and lifesciences 1:1
Intellectual property 1:1
Investment funds 0:1
Japan practice 0:1
Labour and employment 0:1
Real estate 0:1
Regulatory 0:1
Restructuring and insolvency 0:1
Tax 1:1
Technology, media, telecoms 0:1
Transactional firm of the year 0:1
Practice management
Diversity and inclusion 0:1
Pro Bono 0:1
Regional
Banking and finance 1:1
Corporate and M&A 0:1
Financial services regulatory 0:1
Firm of the year 0:1
Pro Bono 0:1

Ranked lawyers at this firm

All data gathered from 2022 datasets. Learn more.

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Lawyers

Nishimura & Asahi

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