Hiroto Hirai

Hiroto Hirai


Hiroto Hirai deals with a broad range of legal matters from dispute resolution to corporate, mainly focusing on labor/employment and privacy/data protection. He has a substantial experience for issues where both labor/employment and privacy/data protection are concerned such as employee monitoring and information leakage including trade secret theft.

Practice Areas

Practice Groups

  • Labor Law Group
  • Data Privacy & Digital Group


Mar 2013 Chuo University (LL.B.)
Mar 2015 The University of Tokyo School of Law (J.D.)
2015 - 2016 The Legal Training and Research Institute of the Supreme Court of Japan
Dec 2016 - Jun 2018 DLA Piper Tokyo Partnership
Jul 2018 - Sep 2021 Iwata Godo
Oct 2021 - Mar 2022 Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP, Tokyo office


6000 Legal Countermeasures for Financial Institutions Kinzai Institute for Financial Affairs, INC.
Feb 2022


Professional Admissions

  • Japan (2016)

Professional and Academic Associations

  • Tokyo Bar Association
  • Japan Association of the Law of Civil Procedure
  • Special Committee on Employment Law of Tokyo Bar Association


  • Japanese (first language)
  • English