Time Living in Japan: 25+ years
Employer: Formerly Morrison & Foerster LLP and The American Chamber of Commerce in Japan
Current Job Title: Former Partner / Former President and Chairman
Areas of Expertise: International Business Law and Cross Border Problem Solving
Education: Barnard College (Columbia University): BA and New York University School of Law: JD
Favorite Things About Living in Japan: Experiencing the seasonality of life.
Favorite Place to Visit in Japan: Visiting Japan onsen hot-springs across Japan. Enjoying the unique properties of each onsen, enjoying the ambiance of each inn, eating local food, drinking local sake and learning about local crafts and history.
BIO: Jay Ponazecki was born and raised in New York City and Northern New Jersey, Jay first came to Japan as an American Field Service high school exchange student. Since graduating from law school, much of her career as an international business lawyer and trusted business advisor has focused on Japan. For more than 25 years, Jay has lived and worked in Tokyo and visited many Japan onsen hot-springs and historic towns throughout Japan.
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Jay Ponazecki regularly posts her beautiful nature photography from her travels and consulting trips sharing the best views of Japan.
These photographs below are just a select few from Jay’s collection of stunning photos of Japan in 2019 which she has taken while advising and promoting businesses for Jarman International.