We advise landlords and tenants based within and outside Japan on all aspects of commercial leasing, from handling lease negotiations and drafting lease agreements to assisting with building management issues. Our experience covers office and retail complex leases, sale and leaseback structures.

Representative Experience

  • Represented an international bank in the sale-leaseback of its headquarters in Tokyo.
  • Advised an international pharmaceutical company on its agreement with a Japanese developer on a built-to-suit long-term lease of the company’s new Japan headquarters.
  • Advised an international apparel company on leases for retail stores in Yokohama, Tokyo and Osaka.
  • Represented an international mobile communications and personal computer company in the leasing of its headquarters in Tokyo.
  • Acted for an Italian apparel company in the sale-leaseback of its flagship retail store in Tokyo.