Rieko Yamauchi

Rieko Yamauchi

Baker & McKenzie (Gaikokuho Joint Enterprise)


Rieko Yamauchi is an associate of the Dispute Resolution group at Baker McKenzie’s Tokyo office. Before joining this law firm as an associate, she also worked as a paralegal of our Dispute Resolution group from 2014 to 2017. She is a native speaker in Japanese and fluent in English.

Practice Focus

Rieko focuses her practice in dispute resolution, including litigation and arbitration, corporate compliance matters and internal investigations.

Representative Legal Matters

  • Assisted in various domestic and overseas investigation cases regarding possible violations of laws and regulations.

  • Assisted in providing advice to various clients regarding internal compliance system and trainings.

  • Assisted in providing advice to clients regarding various employment-related issues.

  • Drafted and reviewed a variety of commercial contracts such as license agreements and service agreements.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Tokyo Bar Association - Member


  • Japan (2018)


  • The University of Tokyo (JD) (2014)
  • Oberlin College (2009)


  • English
  • Japanese