Yukiko Imazu

Yukiko Imazu


Yukiko Imazu focuses her practice in the area of labor and employment and acts on behalf of both Japanese and non-Japanese companies in advising on labor and employment issues. She is also an experienced labor and employment litigator, having successfully defended many cases. She also gives seminars and training sessions regarding labor and employment matters tailored to clients' needs, both in Japanese and English. Especially, she gives a lot of harassment prevention seminars to non-Japanese companies, Japanese companies, Japanese governmental bodies and universities.

Imazu Yukiko

Practice Areas

Key Practice Areas

Related Practice Areas

Practice Groups

  • Labor Law Group


Mar 1991 Keio University (LL.B.)
Apr 1996 The Legal Training and Research Institute of Japan
Jan 1999 - Jun 1999 Worked for a foreign financial institution
Apr 2002 - Mar 2003 Worked for a domestic financial insitution
Apr 2007 - Mar 2010 Associate Professor (Private Law and Procedure I/II; Corporate Law and Business Transactions BP/WP), Keio Law School
Feb 2010 - Mar 2014 Auditor, Ishibashi Foundation
Mar 2014 - Director, Ishibashi Foundation
Jul 2015 - Board Member, Management Lawyers Council
Jun 2018 - Outside Audit & Supervisory Board Member of Daiichi Sankyo Company, Limited
May 2022 - Outside Auditor of dip Corporation
Jun 2022 - Outside Director of ALCONIX CORPORATION


Lexology Getting The Deal Through - Market Intelligence Remote Working 2021 (Japan Chapter) Lexology Getting The Deal Through - Market Intelligence Remote Working 2021
Nov 2021
Dec 2012
The elimination of anti-social forces from employment relationship Journal of Management Lawyers Council, No. 173, June 2012
Jun 2012
Today's Labor Management Handbook Labor Management Practice Group, Shinnippon-Hoki Publishing Co., Ltd.,
Feb 2010
May 2009
Risks and Countermeasures Involving Withdrawal of Employment Offer Dealing with Labor Risks in Recession (Edited by Chuokeizai-Sha, Inc.)
Apr 2009
Sexual Harassment May Destroy Your Company The Lawyers, April & May 2007 - September 2008
May 2007


Sep 21, 2017
Nov 1, 2012
Preventing Power Harassment The Financial Management Forums, Inc
Jun 9, 2011
Legal Issues in Chinese Enterprises in Japan China Council for the Promotion of International Trade
Mar 26, 2010
Apr 23, 2009
Labor Issues in Recession The Financial Management Forums, Inc.
Mar 17, 2009
Aug 25, 2008


Professional Admissions

  • Japan (1996)

Professional and Academic Associations

  • First Tokyo Bar Association
  • Management Lawyers Council


  • Japanese (first language)
  • English