Legal Counsel

Tokyo Permanent ¥10,000,000 - ¥17,000,000 per year Foreign Multinational Work from Home or Hybrid
  • Join the legal team of a global famous leading retail company!
  • Take responsibility in a fast growing environment in the B2C sector!

About Our Client

Leading multinational company in the retail sector, with widely beloved products.

A well recognised name, known for quality and high standard products.

Rapidly growing on the Japanese market, looking for people to take over responsibility to support this growth.

Job Description

  • Legal advisory of key business departments
  • Contract drafting and reviewing in Japanese and English
  • Taking responsibility for B2C typical tasks like, commercial, competitive, false advertisement and trademark law.
  • Be in charge of your personal business unit you work closely with, as well as support the General Counsel with bigger projects.

The Successful Applicant

  • At least LLB or better from a Japanese University or in Japanese law
  • Previous experience with commercial contracts, from either in house or private practice
  • Japanese native level, English business level (written and speaking)
  • Nice to have: Previous experience in False Advertisement law, Trademark law, competition law

What's on Offer

  • Attractive salary and good benefits.
  • Working in an experienced of an international famous brand in a global working environment.
  • Good work-life-balance through flex time without core time, and 50 % work from home opportunity, and low on average overtime.
  • Opportunity to build up your own network, with your own business unit you are in charge of.
Oliver Schulz
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+81 3 6832 8986

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Oliver Schulz
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Foreign Multinational
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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.