WESTLAW JAPAN Company Overview

With the history of the law, and creating the future of the law.

Legal research needs for finding and analyzing legal information quickly and accurately is growing more than ever amongst lawyers and corporate legal experts.

Westlaw Japan K.K. a joint ventuer by Thomson Reuters and Shinnippon Hoki Shuppan K.K., was established to meet such needs of the time and provide comprehensive legal research in Japan

Thomson West, a Thomson Reuters group, is a major legal information provider in the U.S. with 130 years of history.

Shinnippon Hoki Shuppan is one of the major legal publishers in Japan, and has been providing service for over 50 years.

〈Westlaw Japan〉 product is comprehensive Japanese legal online service with innovative features by combining unique database technologies of Thomson Reuters and Westlaw, as well as legislation and cases contents of Shinnippon Hoki Shuppan.

Westlaw Japan also provides various Westlaw products which cover legal and related information in the major countries in the world. We hope our ever-improving product will support your business.

Company Overview

Company Name Westlaw Japan K.K.
Head Office Atago East Bldg., 4F 3-16-11 Nishishimbashi, Minato-ku, Tokyo 105-0003
Established March 31, 2006
President and Representative Director Young Sun Bang
Parent Companies Joint-Venture between Thomson Reuters and Shinnippon Hoki Shuppan K.K.
Capital JPY310,000,000
Description of Business Comprehensive Japanese online legal service for legal experts such as Lawyer, Tax Attorney, Judicial Scrivener, Law School, Government Office, Corporate legal and IP department.
  • President & Representative Director: Young Sun Bang
  • Director:Shozo Hattori(Part-time)
  • Director:Masaki Adachi(Part-time)
  • Director:Sunilkumar Pukraj(Part-time)
  • Director:John Bellizzi (Part-time)
  • Director:Tony Kinnear(Part-time)
  • Statutory Auditor:Masahiro Kawai(Part-time)
Employees 70