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Information for Registered foreign lawyer



These "A Guide to Rules for Foreign Special Members" and "Related Rules and Regulations" are revisions of which distributed at the Guidance about new JFBA Rules and Regulations concerning the amended Gaiben Law held on  24th February 2005 as drafts.



icon_pdf.gif A Guide to Rules for Foreign Special Members (PDF:334KB)

(October 2005/Foreign Lawyers and International Legal Practice Committee)


1 PDF Act on Special Measures concerning the Handling of Legal Services by Foreign Lawyers (the Cabinet Secretariat website)(PDF;197KB)
1-2 PDF Ordinance for Enforcement of the Act on Special Measures concerning the Handling of Legal Services by Foreign Lawyers (the Cabinet Secretariat website)(PDF;101KB)
2 PDF Articles of Association of Japan Federation of Bar Associations (PDF:196KB)
3 PDF Basic Rules Concerning Foreign Special Members (PDF:136KB)
4 PDF Basic Rules on the Duties of Practicing Attorneys As Applied to Foreign Special Members (PDF:1,685KB)
5 PDF Rules concerning Registration Screening Procedure for Gaikokuho-Jimu-Bengoshi (PDF:58KB)
6 PDF Regulations Concerning Registration and Handling of the Register of Gaikokuho-Jimu-Bengoshi (PDF:59KB)
7 PDF Regulations Concerning the Badge of Gaikokuho-Jimu-Bengoshi (PDF:52KB)
8 PDF Rules Concerning Denoting of Foreign Special Members (PDF:46KB)
9 PDF Rules Concerning Advertising of Practice by Foreign Special Members (PDF:68KB)
10 PDF Rules Concerning Gaikokuho-Jimu-Bengoshi Fees(PDF:84KB)
11 PDF Rules on employment of Bengoshi and Gaikokuho-Jimu-Bengoshi by Gaikokuho-Jimu-Bengoshi (PDF:33KB)
11-2 PDF Regulations for the Handling of Notification of Employment of Attorneys or Gaikokuho-Jimu-Bengoshi by Gaikokuho-Jimu-Bengoshi, Etc. (PDF:59KB)
12 PDF Rules on Gaikokuho Joint Enterprises (PDF:53KB)
12-2 PDF Regulations for Handling of Notification of Gaikokuho Joint Enterprises, Etc. (PDF:57KB)
13 PDF Standards for the Indication of Gaikokuho Joint Enterprises (PDF:97KB)
14 PDF Rules Concerning Notification of Employment of Foreign Lawyers (PDF:38KB)
15 PDF Rules regarding the Notification of Assumption of Public Post by Gaikokuho-Jimu-Bengoshi, Etc. (PDF:35KB)
16 PDF Rules regarding Notification of For-Profit Business by Gaikokuho-Jimu-Bengoshi, Etc. (PDF:41KB)
17 not translated
18 not translated
18-2 PDF Rules Concerning Registered Foreign Lawyers' (Gaikokuho-Jimu-Bengoshi) Professional Name(PDF;73KB)
19 PDF Rules concerning Public Notice and Announcement of Disciplinary Action against Gaikokuho-Jimu-Bengoshi, Etc. (PDF:51KB)
20 PDF Regulations Concerning Mutual Assistance in Maintenance of Discipline of Foreign Special Members (PDF:35KB)