Yoshikoshi & Associates specialises in a broad range of immigration law for corporate and personal clients. When you engage Yoshikoshi & Associates you gain access to our expertise and tailored approach to find the best solution for your business and individual needs.

About Us

australia.png - large  japanese.png - large  german.png - large

Yoshikoshi & Associates specialises in Australian immigration law. Based on our exclusive experience in immigration law including dealing with the Department of Home Affairs, Australian Embassies, Skills Assessment Authorities and other stakeholders, we provide specialist advice to our clients. We aim to provide our services in the shortest turnaround possible while applying the highest standard of service in the most cost effective way.


Our Philosophy – Customised Service

We tailor our advice to meet your specific needs and goals. We will hold a detailed discussion with you to develop a deep understanding of your circumstances and take extra steps to make the processes easier for you. We do not apply a ‘standardised approach’. Every client’s needs are different, and you can expect extra care and attention from us.


Our Policy

We focus on providing an accurate, thoughtful, and informed service aiming to exceed the needs and expectations of our clients. 


We ensure quality of our services through our commitment to:

  • Personalised service
  • Prompt execution
  • Efficient project management
  • Professionalism
  • Integrity
  • Confidentiality
  • Clear, concise, and timely communication
  • Reasonable and transparent pricing
  • Highest service standards only a boutique firm can offer


Principal Lawyer – Chiho Yoshikoshi

Immigration Lawyer 


Chiho is the founder and the Principal Lawyer of Yoshikoshi & Associates, and she has been practicing exclusively in immigration law since 2004. She was admitted as a solicitor and barrister in the Supreme Court of New South Wales in 2004 and in the High Court of Australia in 2005. 


Chiho has extensive experience in providing immigration advice and assistance to Australian and global corporations as well as personal clients. Her representative experience includes:

  • Assisting local and overseas corporations establishing operations in Australia
  • Advising corporate clients to ensure compliance with immigration law
  • Advising corporate and personal clients on complex technical and legal issues regarding visa eligibility on various business visas, family visas and skilled visas
  • Advising corporate and personal clients on technical and legal issues in relation to their appeal in the Migration Review Tribunal, Refugee Review Tribunal, Administrative Appeals Tribunal, and the Federal Magistrates Court of Australia


Chiho has a Bachelor of Laws from the Australian National University, and a Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice from the College of Law, Sydney. She also holds a Bachelor of Arts from Tsuda University, Tokyo. Chiho speaks Japanese fluently and is currently studying German.  


Professional Memberships

  • Member, Law Institute of Victoria
  • Member, Migration Institute of Australia
  • Member, Japanese Chamber of Commerce & Industry, Melbourne
  • Former Registered Migration Agent