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  • Hiroshi Kurosaka
    Practice Areas:

     Financial Services, Private Practice, Compliance

    Hiroshi specializes in the recruiting of mid- to senior-level Bengoshi, legal counsels and compliance officers for financial institutions and law firms.

    A dedicated legal and compliance rec...  read more

    Paul Cochrane
    Practice Areas:

     Private Practice, Compliance, In-house Corporate

    Paul has over a decade of Legal and Compliance recruitment experience, all in Tokyo. Within this time Paul has quickly and firmly established himself as a trusted voice to legal and compliance profess...  read more

    James Graham
    Practice Areas:

     Private Practice, Financial Services

    James has been a committed legal recruiter to the Tokyo market for the past fifteen years. His track record and experience include everything from General Counsels, Bengoshi and Foreign Partners to As...  read more

    Koichiro Suzuki
    Practice Areas:

     In-house Corporate, Private Practice, Compliance, Financial Services

    A founding member of Just Legal, Koichiro has been in the recruiting market in Tokyo for almost ten years. Koichiro started his recruiting career as a researcher, where he developed extensive market k...  read more

    Yuki Wada
    Practice Areas:

     Financial Services, Compliance, Private Practice

    Yuki's area of responsibility covers the recruitment of Bengoshi, foreign-qualified legal counsel and compliance officers for multinational and domestic companies and law firms. His is a busy role, ap...  read more

    Lionel Vanello
    Practice Areas:

     In-House Corporate, Private Practice, Compliance

    At Just Legal, Lionel is working with both Japanese and foreign companies across a variety of industries. He particularly focuses on the healthcare industry and has strong ties with major pharmaceutic...  read more

    Yuna Yoshimasa
    Practice Areas:

     In-house Legal, Private Practice

    Yuna has been in sales and consulting roles throughout her career and she strives to meet the clients' requests by listening and understanding their true needs. She considers trusting relationships to...  read more

    Wan Jia Sai
    Practice Areas:

     Financial Services, Compliance, Private Practice

    Born in Singapore and raised in Malaysia, Sai speaks Mandarin, English and Malay fluently. Prior to joining Just Legal, Sai worked as a conveyancing lawyer in Kuala Lumpur for 3 years. Deciding to pur...  read more

    Ines Chennoufi
    Practice Areas:

     In-house Legal, Private Practice

    Ines started in recruitment in 2019 but is already making a name for herself in the Tokyo legal market for her work ethic, tenacity, and charm. Prior to joining Just Legal, Ines worked and studied in ...  read more

    Practice Areas:

     Career Advice

    Justy is our resident legal beagle with a nose keenly focused on the market, its trends, its people and she writes about it in her column for Just Legal. Having worked like, …er, um, "a dog.." for ...  read more