Professional Information

Profession

Translator

Source Language

Japanese

Target Language

English

Specialties

J-E legal translation of commercial agreements (supply, purchase and sale, non-disclosure, merger and acquisition, term sheets, services, licensing (patent/trademark, intellectual property), assignment, loan agreements, guarantees, employment, consultant, memorandum, leases, etc.), corporate documents, policies, SOPs, and press releases, minutes, memos, and manuals; particularly in pharmaceutical, and manufacturing sectors.  

Background

I have spent 25 years practicing law as a commercial transactional attorney; 2/3rds in Japan at Ohebashi Law Offices for 10 years and in-house at Matsushita Electric Works and Dainippon Sumitomo Pharma. On the U.S. side, I have worked d in the New York offices of two top U.S. firms--Weil Gotshal & Manges and Dewey Leboeuf. My specialties are translation of commercial agreements, particularly in the electronics and pharmaceutical fields.