Andrew Cohen is a multilingual discovery attorney with over 10 years of experiences in helping law firms with their Japanese Clients. A graduate of the University of Hawai’i, William S. Richardson School of Law, Mr. Cohen specialized in studying Pacific Asian Legal Systems and concentrated on Japanese law. He has worked for large law firms in Tokyo and Washington, DC leading large material reviews, document collections, quality control verifications of translations, deposition preparation, and other discovery assistance.
Mr. Cohen will discuss the discovery process and how it differs from cases brought in Japanese courts. He will also talk about how depositions fit into the process. He will review the differences between criminal depositions, expert depositions, and 5th amendment depositions. He...