Hideaki Saito is an associate at Dai-ichi Fuyo Law Office. He graduated from Keio University in 2004 and the University of Tokyo School of Law in 2006. He joined Nishikawa Sidley Austin Law Joint Enterprise in 2007 and was appointed as an appeals judge at the National Tax Tribunal in 2011. He joined Dai-ichi Fuyo Law Office in 2014. His areas of specialities are labour and employment and taxation. He is now taking a leave of absence and studying at University of California, Berkeley, School of Law (LLM) from 2015. He is a General Member of Berkeley Journal for Employment and Labor Law (BJELL).