Nozomi = Hope

Nozomi Sogo provides every client with the highest quality of legal services based on
our attorneys’ vast experience and diligent work ethic.
With speed, integrity, passion, and strong teamwork, we strive to help all of
our clients realize “Nozomi,” Japanese for “Hope.”

Nozomi Sogo is a dynamic Japanese law firm providing many of Japan’s leading businesses with a wide range of legal services, including corporate transactions, business disputes, crisis management, white collar criminal defense, entertainment, intellectual property, and various contract matters. We are also committed to public service, as pro bono is a large part of our practice. Our attorneys can regularly be found lecturing at law schools, providing services to bar associations and governmental authorities.
Nozomi Sogo provides every client with the highest quality of legal services based on our attorneys’ vast experience and diligent work ethic.
With speed, integrity, passion, and strong teamwork, we strive to help all of our clients realize “Nozomi,” Japanese for “Hope.”


Nozomi Opens New Office in Los Angeles

We are pleased to announce that Nozomi Sogo Attorneys at Law has opened its new office in Los Angeles, California. Nozomi Los Angeles Law Office will be led by our new Of Counsel, Daisuke “Danny” Wakamatsu.

Mr. Wakamatsu has extensive experience in cross-border transactions including M&A transactions, joint ventures and commercial agreements representing corporations in various industries. Before joining Nozomi, he worked at Tokyo offices of Linklaters and Baker & McKenzie, as well as an in-house counsel in both Japan and the U.S. He is admitted in California and Japan.

Nozomi’s international practice team, led by Daisuke “Ike” Yuki, has long been assisting our clients in a broad range of fields, including M&A transactions and joint ventures in numerous countries including the U.S. and Korea, commercial agreements such as licensing agreements and distribution agreements, US litigations regarding FCPA and international price fixing, international corporations’ global compliance programs, and the governance of overseas subsidiaries.

With Mr. Wakamatsu now leading our Los Angeles office, Nozomi will further expand our international law practice, and be able to globally support our clients.

Daisuke Yuki
Nozomi Sogo Attorneys at Law, Partner
(Admitted in New York and Japan)

Daisuke Wakamatsu
Nozomi Sogo Attorneys at Law, Of Counsel
Nozomi Los Angeles Law Office
(Admitted in California and Japan)

Nozomi Los Angeles Law Office
Address:1901 Avenue of the Stars, 2nd Floor
     Los Angeles, CA 90067 USA
Tel:  +1 310 461 1627