Business ethics and anti-corruption

Our business ethics and anti-corruption (BEAC) team in Tokyo provides tailored and strategic advice to Japanese and multinational clients across our key industry sectors: financial institutions; energy; infrastructure, mining and commodities; transport; technology and innovation; and life sciences and healthcare.

Working closely with our BEAC colleagues throughout Europe, the United States, Canada, Latin America, Asia, Australia, Africa and the Middle East, our in-depth knowledge of international and cross-border anti-corruption, regulatory and compliance issues enables us to provide risk management and compliance advice to foreign clients with investments in Japan as well as Japanese businesses operating overseas.

Our areas of work include

  • Anti-bribery and corruption
  • Anti-money laundering
  • Competition
  • Data protection
  • Economic sanctions
  • Employment
  • Export controls
  • Fraud and collusion
  • Internal corruption
  • Market misconduct
  • Relationship with third parties


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Risk assessments and the expectations of global authorities

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Investigations update and horizon scan: March 2021

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US and Europe: ABC Compliance Programs: What do best practices look like?