Professional firm handling any cases related to the acquisition of a Japanese visa, the status of residence in Japan, or Japanese nationality

*No matter how difficult the circumstance, we provide strong support to foreign nationals and all parties concerned in order to find the best and quickest solution for each individual case. Please feel free to consult with us at any time.

Main services

Services relating to the Immigration Control and Refugee Recognition Act and the Nationality Act

Emergency

Our Business Policy

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We comprehensively sort out the fact situations of any applicant on a case-by-case basis, carefully considering any relevant factors such as the applicant’s residence records, current immigration control laws and regulations, and related court and administrative precedents to determine the scope of the materials for proof that may be required.
2
We draft a "statement of reasons for application" based on various factors and carefully prepare the necessary application materials to clearly demonstrate they meet the standards, requirements, and criteria outlined in the applicable laws and regulations to substantially accommodate the "discretion" exercised by the Immigration Bureau.
3
We strive to maintain professionalism and excellence and are constantly improving our services by attending lectures or seeking clarification and explanations from former officials who held key positions at the Immigration Bureau (such as the director in charge of all lawsuits or the director in charge of applications for refugee status).
Thankfully, we have a high reputation among the clients we have known through various cases we have handled until now. In addition, on referrals from such clients, we have consulted and served a lot of foreign nationals, Japanese nationals overseas, companies, associations, attorneys-at-law, tax accountants and labor and social security attorneys, etc.

Cases That Consulted With Our Office

  • I overstayed my visa, but since I’m under special circumstance that require humanitarian consideration, is it possible to petition for special permission to stay?
  • I want to bring in the child I left in my country that I had between my proevious husband, so that I can takecare and live together with my child.
  • Is it possible to transfer employees from the head office in overseas to branch store, branch office, and representative office that I openned in Japan?
  • In the case of losing eligibility as the spouse of a Japanese national with a status of residence due to divorce by agreement with a Japanese national, is it possible to seek a discretionary judgment from the Minister of Justice as a special circumstance to not have to return back to the country?
  • Since my stay in Japan has become longer than exepcted and I’m living a stable life in Japan, I would like to consider obtaining permanent residence or naturalization (acquisition of Japanese citizenship).
  • Is it possible for an employed foreign national to takecare and live with his/her spouse and child by brining them to Japan?
  • I would like to ask you to create a prima facie showing materials for necessary explanatory documents, etc., concerning the work that I will be in charge of for the foreign national I am going to hire, including making a judgment as to whether or not the foreign national qualifies for a status of residence, etc..
  • I would like to operate a business in Japan, so is it possible to obtain a business management permit with a status of residence by co-investing and establishing a company?
  • I have a criminal record in the past, but since then I have reflected on my action and I have been living an exemplerily social life. Can I get a residency status when I'm asked to work in Japan?
  • My parents came to Japan for a short stay (family visit) of 90 days, and the period is about to expire. However, because of special circumstance that require humanitarian consideration, can I renew the visa under such special circumstance?

Examples of Successful Cases

  • Case 9

    Business experience
    We would like to hire experienced cooks who have worked as Indian-Nepalese cooks for a total of 10 years in India and Nepal.
    Work description
    Cooking work at Indian restaurants
    Permission content
    "Skilled Labor" for 1 year
  • Case 21

    Status of residence
    I reside in Japan with a visa status of Engineering, Humanities and International Services. I would like to apply for a change in my status of residence to that of a Highly Specialized Professional so that I can exceed the necessary 70 points calculated for a Highly Specialized Professional, and then apply for permanent residence.
    Permission content
    "Highly Skilled Professional (i) (b) " for 5 years
  • Case 6

    Academic background
    I would like to hire foreign students who are expected to graduate from university (bachelor's degree in economics) in Japan.
    Work description
    Interpreter/translation and sales at trading companies
    Permission content
    "Engineer/Specialist in Humanities/International Services" for 3 years
  • Case 20

    Status of residence
    I have lived in Japan for 7 years (employed), and my wife and children (family stay) have lived here for 5 years. We have no problem reading and writing Japanese at the second grade level of elementary school. After careful consideration, my family and I have decided that we would like to naturalize (acquisition Japanese citizenship).
    Permission content
    Three family members have been granted Japanese citizenship.
  • Case 16

    Status
    I am a foreign woman living in Japan. I was married to a Japanese man, but due to difficult circumstances have since divorced him by agreement (uncontested). I asked another immigration lawyer’s office to apply for a change to a permanent resident status but was given a disposition of nonpermission (my application was denied). I would like to come to your office for a consultation to identify any issues and reapply.
    Permission content
    outside the notification "Long-Term Resident" for 1 year
  • Case 23

    Petition case
    After coming to Japan, I applied for refugee status twice but have not been successful. I am now living with and have a child with a Japanese woman and would like to apply for the residence status of Spouse or Child of a Japanese National.
    Permission content
    special permission "Spouse or Child of Japanese National" for 1 year
  • Case 2

    Business scale
    To enter the Japanese market, our trading company in China wants to establish a subsidiary and transfer several employees to Japan. We also wish to obtain visas for the employees’ family members to also live in Japan.
    Permission content
    "Business Manager", "Intra-company Transferee" and "Dependent"
  • Case 13

    Family relations
    I am planning to work in Japan from now on and would like to know if there is a way for my wife and children to also apply for immigration at the same time so we can enter Japan as a family.
    Permission content
    "Engineer/Specialist in Humanities/International Services" and "Dependent" for 1 year
  • Case 18

    Status
    A child (illegitimate child) was born to a foreign woman residing in Japan with a Japanese man who is not in a marriage relationship, but the man does not recognize the child. The foreign woman, as the mother of the child, would like to take custody of and care
    Permission content
    "Long-Term Resident" for 1 year for the mother and the child
  • Case 19

    Status of residence
    em. I have lived in Japan for 10 years (5 years of study and 5 years of work) and my wife and children have lived in Japan for just over a year. Our living conditions are good and stable and we would therefore like to apply for permanent residency.
    Permission content
    Permanent resident status to 3 family members.

Procedures for Entry and Staying in Japan , etc

List of clients

  • DENTSU INC.
  • YASASHIITE(Nursing care business)
  • Ceremony(ceremonial services)
  • A certain communications company
  • A certain golf equipment manufacturer
  • A certain staffing company
  • A certain broadcast station
  • A certain TV program production company
  • Dreamusic Inc.
  • Asia Inbound Sightseeing Organization
  • Indian Restaurant “Thali-ya Group”

Other

INFORMATION

  • 2022.10.07
    INFORMATION
    Finally, Immigration restrictions will be lifted on October 11, 2022.
  • 2022.05.29
    INFORMATION
    6月10日から外国人観光客入国開始、旅行代理店等は入国者健康確認システム(ERFS)申請必要。
  • 2022.03.31
    INFORMATION
    出入国在留管理庁が「当所が行っているウクライナ避難民への支援内容等」を山梨県庁、他団体へ情報提供を開始。
  • 2022.03.15
    INFORMATION
    日本政府はウクライナ「避難民」に身元保証人いなくとも受入検討へ
  • 2022.03.14
    INFORMATION
    ウクライナ「避難民」と「難民」の差異について上記「専門解説」に掲載しました。
JR Shinjuku station South Exit 5 minute walk
Shinjuku 3 Chome station Exit E5 1 minute walk

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