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Morrison & Foerster Recognized by Asian Legal Business Japan Law Awards

25 Sep 2020

Asian Legal Business (ALB) has once again recognized Morrison & Foerster as part of its 16th Annual Japan Law Awards, which honor private practitioners and in-house teams in Japan and around the region.

Chie Yakura was awarded Dispute Resolution Lawyer of the Year. “I am thankful to have received the Dispute Resolution Lawyer of the Year award,” said Ms. Yakura. “I work with a terrific team of lawyers at Morrison & Foerster who are at the top of their fields, and awards like these aren’t possible without everyone’s efforts and hard work.”

Morrison & Foerster was also part of a team who won the M&A Deal of the Year (Premium) and the Technology, Media and Telecommunications Deal of the Year awards for the business integration of Z Holdings and LINE.

Further to these wins, Morrison & Foerster was a finalist across 11 individual, firm, and deal categories.

View the full list of 2020 ALB Japan Award finalists here.



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