New Associate joins Masuda Funai

Chicago, IL- Ms. Shinobu Nishida has joined the law firm of Masuda, Funai Eifert & Mitchell, Ltd as an associate in the firm's Employment & Labor and Business Practice Groups.  Her practice focuses on employment, labor and corporate issues.

Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Nishida served as an associate attorney for Aqua Yodoyabashi Law Offices in Osaka, Japan, as well as a legal advocate for the Middle Way House in Bloomington, Indiana.

Ms. Nishida obtained her J.D. from Indiana University School of Law- Bloomington in 2003 and also received her B.A. in Telecommunications from Indiana University.   Ms. Nishida is admitted to practice in Illinois and Indiana and is a member of the American Bar Association, Illinois State Bar, Indiana State Bar,  and Chicago Bar Association,

In addition, Ms. Nishida, who was born and educated in Osaka, Japan, is fluent in Japanese and proficient in Italian.  She is also an active member of the Japan American Society of Chicago.