About us

For your happy life in Japan
For your successful business in Japan
Let us assist you!

We offer various legal services, such as support for VISA application, incorporation procedure,obtaining business licenses and financing.

If you have any difficulty in staying, working, and doing business in Japan, let us help you.
In most cases, paper documents in Japanese are required,
which are complicated enough for non-Japanese people.

Leave a matter to an experienced legal expert. You will be free from stressful procedure, and you can use the available time effectively!

About Office GLocals

Office GLocals was founded in 2012 by Makiko Yamauchi,
legal advisor, Certified Legal Specialist (GyoseiShoshi).
Under the mission of “Think Globally, Act Locally”,
which is the origin of Office GLocals,
we aim to support any nationalities who act with global mind.

Our Team

山内麻紀子 オフィスグローカルズ(行政書士 やまき総合法務事務所)代表Makiko YAMAUCHI

Representative /Legal Advisor
Certified Gyosei Shoshi Lawyer (Solicitor)
Immigration Lawyer

Academic background:

  • M.A in international and business Law from Yokohama National University
  • L.L.M from University College of London, England

Here are some articles and publications

Professional experiences:

  • Three and a half years working experience as a legal officer at the United Nations University
    (academic organization under U.N.umbrella.)
  • Lecture at international training workshop on compliance in various countries, such as China, Korea, Indonesia, Viet-Num, Thailand, Malaysia and England.
  • Supervisor of NGOs
  • Researcher, International Human Right Project, Nagoya University (present)


Thank you for visiting the website.
We aim to provide legal support service for non-Japanese nationals as well as Japanese people in the filed of visa application, business licenses, and incorporation procedure.
I devote myself to act as a “GLOCAL”legal advisor with making full use of my extensive experience in international fields, legal background and language skills.