What is an gyouseishoshi Lawyer?
An gyouseishoshi Lawyer is a nationally certified person under the Certified Administrative Procedures Legal Specialist Act (Law No. 4 of February 22, 1952), who receive remunerated requests from another person to perform administrative procedures and act as a proxy, in the preparation of application documents such as license and approval to be submitted to the public office and act as a proxy for hearings,rights and obligations of wills and inheritance, proof of facts and creation of contracts, etc.
With the increasing importance of welfare policies, people's lives and the government are related in many aspects, and as a result, the need for residents and others to submit documents to public offices is increasing. In addition, along with the sophistication of social life, etc., there has been an increase in the number of documents whose preparation needs advanced knowledge.Gyoseishoshi lawyers accurately and promptly prepare documents and others applications for submission to government officials and protects the rights and interests of citizens in the administration. Furthermore, from the government's point of view, because the documents submitted by the citizens need to be accurate, clear and efficient, the presence of an gyouseishoshi Lawyer system becomes even more important for a prompt and smooth processing.
The duties of gyouseishoshi Lawyers have been shifting from the so-called substitutional work, which is preparation of documents as requested by a client, to licensing process, which include complex and diverse consulting. Gyoseishoshi lawyers areconsidered by the community as ex-perts in administrative procedures in an advanced information-based and communication-based society.
Consultation on livelihood
Consultation on wills, inheritance, and post-retirement years
Preparation of a will, preparation of inheritance documents, voluntary guardian agreement, etc.
Consultation for living and working in Japan for foreigners
Application of naturalization, status of residence, permanent residence, etc.
Consultation on traffic accidents
Investigation, document preparation, and other procedures for mandatory vehicle liability insurance
Consultation on the preparation of various documents such as contracts, settlement agreements, etc.
Preparation of contracts, divorce settlement agreements, content-certified mails, notarial deeds, etc.
Consultation on procedures of automobiles
Application for automobile registration, garage certificate, etc.
Consultation on farmland and forestry
Preparation of documents on land usage such as diversion of agricultural land, forestry development, etc.
Consultation on starting a company/business
Establishment of corporation, notification of succession of business, etc.
Consultation on preparing business documents
Preparation of business contracts, business plans, etc.
Consultation on business money
Support for bookkeeping, subsidy application, etc.
Consultation on permits and procedures of construction business and industrial waste disposal business
Application for construction license application, application for industrial waste collection and transportation business license, businessopening consultation, etc.
Consultation on permission and procedure for entertainment and amusement business
Permission for entertainment and amusement business, inn business, preparation of written docu-ments, opening consultation, etc.
Consultation on permission and procedures forcargoand transport business
Application for permission for cargo business or passenger transport business, opening consulta-tion, etc.
Consultation on permission and procedures of welfare projects
Application for license on nursing care establishment or disability welfare fa-cility, opening consultation, etc.
Consultation on the application of other business licenses
Application for various business licenses such as real estate industry and recycling industry, open-ing consultation, etc.
Consultation on Intellectual asset and copyright
Application for copyright registration, preparation of intellectual asset man-agement report, etc.
Consultation on employing foreigners
Procedure for applying to the Immigration Bureau for obtaining working visa, study visa etc