Legal Counsel Japan

Tokyo Permanent ¥9,000,000 - ¥16,000,000 per year Foreign Multinational Work from Home or Hybrid
  • The chance to work for a leading international IT company.
  • Be the number 1 for all legal matters in Japan for a successful global company.

About Our Client

International successful company, providing IT services and consultancy B2B to big name brands and organisations.

Job Description

  • Drafting, reviewing and negotiation of different legal contracts and agreements.
  • Legal advice and consultancy of different departments.
  • Be the connection between Japan and the APAC Legal Team.
  • Secure compliant behaviour according to the Japanese law.
  • Take care of litigation, sometimes together with external law firms.

The Successful Applicant

  • Well experienced (4+ years) legal professional with a broad skill set in different areas, either from in house or law office positions.
  • Business Fluent Japanese and English proficiency.
  • Previous experience, or interest in working in an international environment with other colleagues throughout APAC region.

What's on Offer

  • Become the de facto Chief Legal Japan for a global active company.
  • Good work-life-balance through flex time without core time and remote work possibility.
  • Attractive and competitive salary package.
  • International work atmosphere, with close ties to overseas offices.
Oliver Schulz
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Phone number
+81 3 6832 8986

Job summary

General Counsel - In-house
What is your area of specialisation?
Technology & Telecoms
Job Type
Consultant name
Oliver Schulz
Consultant phone
+81 3 6832 8986
Job Reference
Company Type
Foreign Multinational
Work from Home
Work from Home or Hybrid

Diversity & Inclusion at Michael Page

We don't just accept difference - we celebrate it. We encourage applicants from all backgrounds to apply for this role and are committed to building inclusive, diverse workplaces where everyone can thrive. If you require any support or reasonable adjustments during the recruitment process, please let us know.