The Australian Network for Japanese Law

The Australian Network for Japanese Law

The Australian Network for Japanese Law (ANJeL) is an initiative of the ANU College of Law at The Australian National University (ANU), the University of Sydney Law School at The University of Sydney (USyd) and the School of Law at the Queensland University of Technology (QUT). The core aim of ANJeL is to promote scholarly engagement with Japanese law, especially in Australia.

ANJeL offers a wide range of consultancy services, including legal translations and commercial research. Please contact the Directors with any requests for consultancy services.


ASAA 2018 Conference: The biennial Asian Studies Association of Australia conference will be held on 3–5 July 2018 at the University of Sydney, organised by the Sydney Southeast Asia Centre, the China Studies Centre and the School of Languages and Culture. ANJeL encourages its members to apply to to coordinate a Japanese Law panel to participate in the conference. More information is available on the ASAA Conference website.

The Kyoto and Tokyo Seminars in Japanese Law will begin in the second week of February 2018. The dates for Kyoto Seminar are 5-9 February and for Tokyo Seminar are 13–14 February. For more information check the Ritsumeikan University School of Law and the University of Sydney CAPLUS websites.

Team Australia for the Intercollegiate Negotiation (and Arbitration) Competition has a new website.

Have your ANJeL newsletters stopped coming? ANJeL is now requesting that all existing members provide a secondary, non-institutional email address to assist in maintaining communications. Contact ANJeL via email: