Legal Director

Location Tokyo
Discipline Legal & Compliance
Job type Permanent
Salary Negotiable based on Experience
Reference 36568


Taxi Dispatch Service Company



We are currently looking for a legal Counsel candidate in Japan who has relevant experience and passion in Mobility as a Service (MaaS) platform industry.


- Provide legal advice and assistance from various aspects relating to the operation of the local business

- Support rolling out of new mobility platform service on compliance with local laws As Legal & Business affairs for MaaS

- Review new services, Apps&Products, and marketing materials developed for the Japan market to ensure rights clearance and compliance with internal policies and applicable laws and regulations

- Draft, review and negotiate a wide variety of commercial agreements, internal reports and policies, regulatory filings, etc. and manage outside counsel on any matters requiring domain expertise

- Assist in handling litigation and other law enforcement matters, and legal filings/notifications

- Assist in routine company management requirements (e.g. general meetings, corporate governance filings)

- Assist in administration of corporate policies and procedures, such as vendor security, privacy compliance and contract approval.

- Assist in setting up processes and providing training to the business teams

- Interface with regulators where needed

- Conducting a variety of Legal research


- Law degree and 5-7+ years of business law experience or equivalent experience negotiating business agreements related with Japanese business practice

- Formal legal education (LL.B., LL.M., and/or JD) is highly preferred

- Strong hands-on management and leadership skills;

- Ability to interact with a range of senior-level executives across the global business and broader market segment

- Have extensive experience in formulating and leading significant issues management, government relations, and policy advocacy activities

- Experience in IT industry

- Fluent in Japanese and English (verbal and drafting)



  • Contact NAME: Mehdi Kang


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