Information from Legal Support Center
Date: April 12, 2012
International service is now available at HOUTERASU, Japan legal Support Center.
Language: English, Chinese, Portuguese, Spanish and Tagalog. (Non Japanese Users)
Consultation for: Dept, Divorce, Work, Accident etc.
Disaster related counseling is also accepted.
*Phone consultation is not available.
We offer information based on user's inquires, on counseling counters for authorities concerned such as the legal system and bar associations etc at no charge.
①We will call our over-the -phone interpreter while users are in our office.
②What users say to the over-the-phone interpreter in one of our supporting languages will be interpreted and relayed to our staff in Japanese.
③Our staff gives a response for your inquiry to the over-the-phone interpreter in Japanese.
④The over-the-phone interpreter will interpret and relay what our staff says to users in one of our supporting languages.
*We also provide various aids such as providing free professional legal consultation and reimbursement for fees such as legal fees to those who have limited funds. (The screening is required.)
Business hours: From 9a.m. to 5p.m.on weekdays.
HOUTERASU district offices (65 offices around Japan)
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