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About the Asian Society of International Law and the Japan Chapter

The Asian Society of International Law (AsianSIL), established in April 2007, is an international non-partisan, nonprofit and non-governmental organization with the following objectives:

  1. To promote research, education and practice of international law by serving as a centre of activities among international law scholars and practitioners in Asia and elsewhere;
  2. To foster and encourage Asian perspectives of international law; and
  3. To promote awareness of and respect for international law in Asia.

To achieve these ends, the functions of the AsianSIL include organizing conferences, regional and sub-regional seminars, workshops and other meetings; undertaking publication for the AsianSIL, including the proceedings of the conference organized by the AsianSIL; and collecting and disseminating information relating to research, academic activities and other developments relevant to Asia in the field of international law.

The Japan Chapter of the Asian Society of International Law is an association that serves the purpose to cooperate and facilitate the activities, primarily in Japan, of the AsianSIL.

The activities of the Japan Chapter are supported by the contributions of the following law firms: Anderson Mori & Tomotsune, Chuo Sogo Law Office, P.C.,Kitahama Partners, Koga & Partners, Miyake Imai & Ikeda Law Offices, Momo-o, Matsuo & Namba, Mori Hamada & Matsumoto, Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu, Nakamoto & Partners, Oh-Ebashi LPC & Partners, Uryu & Itoga, TMI Associates.

President of the Japan Chapter