Nan Sato is Special Counsel in the Fisher Phillips Philadelphia office. Nan is an international attorney who is fluent in Japanese, Mandarin Chinese and English. She advises international companies on employment matters in both the U.S. and Asia. She is a Registered Foreign Lawyer (Gaikokuho Jimu Bengoshi) in Japan and an attorney at Field-R Law Offices in Tokyo, Japan.
As a U.S. attorney with both Chinese and Japanese legal knowledge, Nan is uniquely situated to examine issues from the view point of U.S. companies and provide them with the practical solutions for their operations in China and Japan. Nan advises companies on the employment issues associated with the establishment of new international operations, acquisition of employees and termination processes as well as cross-border employment disputes.
Nan’s clients are from a variety of industries including manufacturing, finance, trading biotech, chemical technology, fashion and education. She regularly represents U.S. and European companies operating in China and Japan as well as Asian companies who are looking to expand into the U.S. market.
Nan is a frequent speaker on cross-border legal issues and regularly writes on international employment topics.
- Cross Border Employer Blog1.6.20
- Cross Border Employer Blog4.30.19
- Cross Border Employer Blog9.27.18
- University of Illinois College of LawJ.D 2012 cum laude
- Temple UniversityB.A. 2008 summa cum laude
- New Jersey
- New York
- Mandarin Chinese