Foreigners offered free consultations with lawyers

Foreign residents in western Tokyo can benefit from free consultations with lawyers, labor consultants and experts in other fields on April 24.

An event organized by the Musashino International Association, affiliated with the city of Musashino, will feature lawyers, a psychiatrist, labor consultants, visa specialists, a social insurance consultant and a dentist providing advice on various issues affecting foreigners.

No appointment is required.

Interpretation is available in the following languages: English, Chinese, Korean, Thai, Filipino, Indonesian, Bengali, Russian, Arabic, Vietnamese, Hindi, Tamil, Spanish, Portuguese, French, German, Norwegian, Myanmarese, Italian, Persian and Swahili.

The consultations will be offered from 2 to 6 p.m. on the 10th floor of the Swing Building, a one-minute walk from the north exit of Musashi-Sakai Station on the JR Chuo Line.

For more information, call the association at (0422) 56-2922.