Personnel Profiles


Thomas Gibbon's Profile Image
Thomas Gibbon now concentrates his practice in global media communications. He has been outside counsel to NHK Japan Broadcasting Corporation and several of NHK’s affiliated companies for over 25 years.
Steven D. Hitchcock's Profile Image
Steven Hitchcock’s current practice primarily involves the negotiation, drafting and maintenance of affiliation and distribution agreements on behalf of several of NHK Japan Broadcasting Corporation’s affiliated companies.
Jeffrey Young's Profile Image
Jeffrey Young’s practice focuses on global media communications for the independent public broadcaster of Japan, NHK. He exclusively represents NHK and NHK-affiliated companies in their international operations.

Legal Advisor

Ms. Kyoko Yashiro's Profile Image
Ms. Kyoko Yashiro is a Legal Advisor at LOTG. She conducts legal and technical research and analysis of media and broadcasting issues around the world and also interfaces on translation-issues. Prior to joining LOTG, Ms. Yashiro worked at the U.S. Co…

Support Staff

Barbara Stoddard's Profile Image
Barbara J. Stoddard is the Office Administrator of LOTG. She performs all administrative tasks for the daily business operation of the firm, as well as attends to the secretarial needs of the attorneys.