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Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP
IZUMI GARDEN TOWER, 28TH FLOOR
1-6-1 ROPPONGI, MINATO-KU
TOKYO 106-6028
Japan
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Work Department

Employment Law

Position

Partner

Career

Yumiko Ohta’s practice focuses on a broad range of employment law and HR matters, which includes counselling, negotiations and representing international and domestic companies in employment litigation. In addition, Yumiko advises mergers and acquisitions, data security and privacy issues, compliance, corporate governance and general corporate matters and represents clients in commercial litigations. She has also been serving as a court appointed mediator at the Tokyo Summary Court.

Languages

Japanese
English

Lawyer Rankings

Japan > Labour and employment: International firms and joint ventures

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Yumiko Ohta



Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP provides Japanese employment law counsel to international clients, particularly on the contentious front. However, the team also advises on non-contentious M&A transactions and the employment issues that arise therefrom. Yumiko Ohta spearheads the Tokyo-based group which was recently bolstered by the arrival of corporate associate Ben Miller from Nishimura & Asahi. In recent highlights, Ohta successfully obtained a global settlement for a multinational company in a dispute with its former founder-employee.