Job ID : 997136 Date Updated : October 19th, 2020
Counsel position with Expanding Firm

Legal Counsel - Popular Fashion Brand

Location Tokyo - 23 Wards
Job Type Permanent Full-time
Salary 12 million yen ~ 15 million yen

Job Description

Our client is a highly regarded and well-known fashion brand with a strong global presence. Due to company growth, it is seeking an experienced legal counsel to take responsibility for legal matters in Japan. Reporting overseas, you will oversee the legal function and work closely with management and business teams.

You will be:

  • Coordinating with the local and international teams
  • Supporting the senior management team
  • Drafting, reviewing and revising a variety of legal documents 
  • Providing practical legal advice to the business team

The requirements are as follows:

  • More than three years' legal experience
  • Attorney qualification preferred but not a must
  • Excellent communication in Japanese and English 
  • Experience working in an in-house legal team would be preferred 
  • Strong attention to detail and results driven
  • Able to easily adapt oneself into a new culture and environment
  • Business-minded and adept at problem-solving

For further information please contact Andrew directly, and in confidence, on 03 4540 7889 or at

General Requirements

Minimum Experience Level Over 6 years
Career Level Mid Career
Minimum English Level Fluent
Minimum Japanese Level Native
Minimum Education Level Bachelor's Degree
Visa Status Permission to work in Japan required

Job Location

  • Tokyo - 23 Wards

Work conditions

Job Type Permanent Full-time
Salary 12 million yen ~ 15 million yen
Salary Bonuses Bonuses paid on top of indicated salary.
Recruiter Company Information

Legal Intel | Accounting Intel (Legal Intel K.K.)

Legal Counsel - Popular Fashion Brand - 997136

Company Description

About Legal Intel K.K.

Legal Intel K.K. is a recruitment agency specializing in the search and placement of Legal & Compliance and Finance & Accounting professionals. The company comprises 2 divisions - Legal Intel and Accounting Intel - each specifically set up to provide a dedicated service to Japanese and foreign clients in Japan.

We maintain strong relationships with mid to top-tier Japanese and foreign companies across a broad sector and foreign law firms in Tokyo. Our recruitment service covers the following industries:

  • Pharmaceutical & Healthcare
  • Retail, Fashion & Consumer (FMCG)
  • Information Technology
  • Manufacturing & Industrial
  • Professional Services

For further information on our company and our recruitment services, please visit us at, or