Legal & Compliance

Legal & Compliance

Experience why thousands of Japan’s most talented Legal & Compliance professionals prefer Apex for their job change needs.

OVERVIEW

Team & Industry

The Apex Legal and Compliance team combines local expertise with global perspective to provide rewarding outcomes for its clients and candidates. Our team of legal recruitment specialists focus on partnering with global companies and law firms to help them secure the best possible talent in the Japanese and broader Asian Pacific markets, while helping to guide legal and compliance professionals through the sometimes daunting process of making career changes.

Central to this commitment is in-depth industry and market knowledge, allowing us to craft customized solutions suited to various types of organizations. Our clients range from international law firms to financial institutions to global companies in a wide range of industries such as Pharmaceuticals, Medical Devices, Science and Technologies, IT, Consumer, and Automotive industries.

Over the years we have considered it a privilege to help candidates as they transition to new career opportunities in law firms and corporate legal and compliance departments. These roles vary from Legal Counsel through to General Counsel; Corporate Compliance Officers to Compliance Heads. We also assist various qualified lawyers, both local and overseas, and spanning all levels, from paralegals to associates through to partners.

JOBS

Current Opportunities

Director of Ethics & Compliance, Japan

Company: Global Medical Device
Location: Tokyo
Type: Permanent
Salary: ¥15,000,000 - ¥23,000,000 per annum

Associate General Counsel【Japan Legal Head】

Company: Global E-Commerce
Location: Tokyo
Type: Permanent
Salary: ¥13,000,000 - ¥20,000,000 per annum

Legal Manager

Company: Global FMCG
Location: Tokyo
Type: Permanent
Salary: ¥11,000,000 per annum

AREAS OF COVERAGE

Industry Specializations

Law Firms
Law Firms
In-House
In-House
Compliance
Compliance

SUCCESSFUL INTRODUCTIONS

Recently Filled Roles

We have successfully filled senior-level roles at some of the world’s top multinational companies already established in Japan, as well as start-ups looking to grow within the Japanese market. If you are interested in applying for similar positions or finding great talent, please contact our team of award-winning Consultants.

JOB CHANGE PROCESS

Partnering With Apex

Share your resume or CV by filling out a contact form at the link below. An Apex Consultant will review your documents and contact you to set up a meeting if your experience aligns with our areas of coverage.

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You will have a friendly conversation with your Apex Consultant discussing experience and career history, career goals, plans for the future, and review current opportunities if interested.
Apex will introduce your profile to HR or the hiring manager at any companies mutually agreed upon, handling all communication and scheduling in order to streamline the process.
Your Apex Consultant will help you prepare for each step of the interview process by going over both general interview preparation and specific advice relative to the client, products, and interviewers. If client feedback is positive, your consultant will set up any additional interviews necessary while maintaining close contact with you throughout the entire process.
If you receive an offer and the details do not match your expectations, Apex will handle all negotiations in a professional manner. Once the offer is signed, your Consultant will support you through the resignation process. Our top priority is helping you succeed and achieve your career goals.

Legal & Compliance Team

Proudly serving Japan’s Legal & Compliance industry since 2013.
Brock Worbets
Brock Worbets

Managing Director

Shotaro Kukita
Shotaro Kukita

Senior Associate

Nanami Yano
Nanami Yano

Senior Associate

Are You Interested in New Career Opportunities?

Legal & Compliance industry specialists are ready to support you

Apex delivers strong profile and highly skilled candidates that match the job description requirements. Their candidate know how, network and experience helped us to initiate contact and integrate the candidate into our company. We are very happy with the candidate selected by Apex. K.K. consulting service. Thank you for the professional recruitment consulting service throughout the selection and follow up. We really appreciated it and strongly recommend Apex.

APAC Head of Supply Chain

Global Healthcare Company