Nobutaka Nonaka  


Representative Partner(Attorney)

Nobutaka Nonaka

Japanese / Chinese / English

Practice Areas

Mr. Nonaka specializes in general corporate advisory regarding Japanese law and Chinese law, M&A, compliance, Antitrust Law, Labor Law, litigation•arbitration•ADR, Intellectual Property Law (Copyright Law, Trademark Law, Anti-Unfair Competition Law, Entertainment Law, IT•Communication Law). With the experience of working at an IT vendor company, Mr. Nonaka has taken part in the legal consulting work for a wide range of companies including mobile phone vender, film•production, game•maker, animation studio, publishing company, trading company, manufacturer, real estate agent, education, food company, etc. Moreover, Mr. Nonaka stayed in Greater China (Beijing, Shanghai, Taipei) for six years since 2010 and was in charge of legal consulting and negotiation for Japanese companies regarding outbound funding, M&A, dispute settlement, franchise, etc. At the same time, he also provided legal support for Chinese companies about their investment in Japan, dispute settlement and other Japanese law related business. Maintaining a wide network of legal, accounting and tax professionals in Japan, China and other Asian countries, Mr. Nonaka provides his clients with best services to meet their needs in different international cases.

Education/Professional Experience

1999.  3The University of Tokyo (LL.B.)
2001.11 ~ 2004.  1Worked at Nihon Unisys, Ltd.
2004.  4Legal Training and Research Institute of the Supreme Court of Japan
2005.10Registered as a lawyer (Daiichi Tokyo Bar Association), Joined TMI Associates
2010.  2 ~ 2011.  6Peking University Law School / Practical training at King & Wood
2011.10 ~ 2012.  2TMI Associates Shanghai office
2012.  2 ~ 2012.10Practiced in Taiwan (Japanese general trading companies)
2013.  2 ~ 2016.  2TMI Associates Beijing office, chief representative
2017.  6Established AZ MORE International Law Firm