These are the national qualified professional, able to deal with company registration and real estate registration.
A Shihoshoshi Lawyer who is accredited to represent a client in summary court proceedings can be the client’s representative in a summary court.
There is also the Bengoshi lawyer, the national qualified lawyer in Japan who can be a representative in any court where the Shihoshoshi Lawyer cannot appear. The role of Bengoshi lawyer in Japan is mainly in the resolution and negotiation of legal disputes. The Shihoshoshi Lawyer can mainly deal with uncontentious legal procedures.
The Shihoshoshi Lawyer can also deal with uncontentious legal inheritance procedures but if there is a legal conflict between heirs, a Bengoshi lawyer will represent each heir.