Yamamoto Attorneys is a boutique law firm established in 2006 with offices in Sydney CBD and Melbourne CBD.
The firm provides specialist legal services through our legal team led by Tomoko Yamamoto, who has over 20 years of legal practice in Australia, catering to both domestic and Japanese clients.
We are conscious of the sensitivity and complexity of various legal matters, and pride ourselves on delivering high quality, cost effective advice to our clients.
Over 20Years of Experience
We bring each client a combination of deep industry knowledge and expert perspectives from other industries on the challenge at stake, to offer our clients fresh perspectives and breakthrough business insights.
Kaori is admitted to practice in Victoria. Kaori enjoys providing clients with practical, clear legal services that draw on her personal and professional experience of living and working in Japan, Singapore and Melbourne.
Kaori graduated law at the University of Melbourne (Juris Doctor, 2003). More recently, Kaori completed a graduate certificate in Migration Law and Practice at the Australian National University (2017).
Naoko is a former Westpac banker in cross border syndications and debt capital markets, based in Tokyo, Sydney and Hong Kong. As a NAATI certified interpreter, Naoko also worked as a business, medical and legal interpreter, with extensive experience in criminal matters through police and court interpreting. Prior to joining Yamamoto Attorneys, Naoko worked as a litigation solicitor at a community legal centre which focuses on strategic public interest litigation matters. Naoko graduated from Keio University, Tokyo (Bachelor of Law/Political Science), and from the University of New South Wales Law School (Juris Doctor with Distinction). Naoko is admitted to practice law in the Supreme Court of New South Wales.
Member of the Family Law Section of the Law Council of Australia.
Registered Migration Agent No.0531386, MMIA No.426
New Zealand Immigration Adviser No.201502860
BA(Japan), MA(University of Sydney)
Specialty fields: Employer sponsored(TR&PR), Family(Partner, Parents and etc), Skilled Migration, Investor visas