Category Archives: About Japan

The inheritance rule in Japan

Hello. I am Akiko Hori, a Shihoshoshi lawyer in Japan. Thank you for reading this. Already, four months have passed since I came back from London to Japan. Time flies so quickly! I still miss London a lot but I am coming to terms with my current situation and getting things into perspective. Today I …

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The Japanese traditional working system and future outlook for woman

Hello. I am Akiko Hori, a Shihoshoshi lawyer in Japan. Thank you for reading this. The traditional idea for woman Today, I would like to start by saying a few words about Japanese working idea for woman.Traditionally people think women should stay at home after they get married. They are in charge of raising their …

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Work-life-balance in Japan

Hello. I am Akiko Hori, a Shihoshoshi lawyer in Japan. Thank you for reading this. Already one month has passed since I came back to Japan. Now I am going to greet my old clients and colleagues. They are all helpful and said they are happy to work with me again. We never know what …

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Help or not help?

In London, some people say the people are cold, as few people will help a Mum who has a buggy to carry at the stairs at a station. However, I feel people in London are very friendly. I was always helped to carry the buggy. Some people offered me help first and others simply just …

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