Legal Services on Japanese Laws

Costs for resolutions

We provide general information about the costs for solutions of your problems. Please contact us for the details.

Our service fees

We provide clients with service for hourly rate at 33,000 yen including consumption tax. Our legal consultation after the first one hour up to the second one hour is calculated by a discounted rate at 16,500 yen including consumption tax.

If we start our service from out of court negotiation, we would like to receive service fees for 5 hours in advance as initial retainer fees.

If we start our service from preparing for filing a petition for a conciliation procedure or a provisional remedy on behalf of a petitioner, or filing an answer for a conciliation procedure or a provisional remedy on behalf of a respondent, we would like to receive service fees for 10 hours in advance as initial retainer fees.

If we start our service from preparing for filing a complaint on behalf of a plaintiff, or filing an answer for a litigation on behalf of a defendant, we would like to receive service fees for 20 hours in advance as initial retainer fees.

After our service hours exceeded the hours corresponding to the initial retainer fees amount, we will ask the client to pay for additional fees by issuing invoices usually bimonthly.

We do not charge our clients any success fees at all.

Fees due to the court

Sakuma Law Office
Kudan Southern Bldg. 2nd Floor, 9-1 Kudan-Minami 3-chome, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 102-0074 JAPAN   Tel: +81-3-6272-6916   Fax: +81-3-6272-6917