Yuka Nishino works in our Citizens and Litigation Practice Groups. She is a very experienced litigator in both civil and domestic affairs cases, and also well versed in conciliation procedure for domestic affairs at family courts.
Her other specialties include school law. She works extensively, or almost daily, on legal issues involving educational institutions, and frequently serves as an outside third-party member of internal committees of a university, which are tasked with factual investigation and legal analysis of grievances of harassments and abusive behavior and/or other improper conducts on campus.
Ms. Nishino views the law of minors as her lifework and is active in defending the rights of minors and children. Appointed by district court and family court, she regularly serves as a bankruptcy trustee and a guardian for a minor or an incapacitated adult.