Bengoshi no Kuzu (弁護士のくず?, lit. Scum of Lawyers) is a Japanese manga written and illustrated by Hideo Iura about Takeda Masami, a new lawyer and fellow lawyer Kuzu Motohito, who Takeda is teamed up with, and how they deal with different court cases. It was serialized in Big Comic Original. Bengoshi no Kuzu received the Shogakukan Manga Award for seinen/general category in 2007.[1]

The manga was adapted into a 12-episode TV drama, which was broadcast on Tokyo Broadcasting System between April 13, 2006 and June 29, 2006.[2]



  • 49th Television Drama Academy Awards Best Leading Actor: Toyokawa Etsushi
  • 49th Television Drama Academy Awards Best Supporting Actor: Ito Hideaki


  1. "Shougakukan Manga Awards Announced". Anime News Network. 2007-01-24. Retrieved 2009-02-12. 
  2. "弁護士のくず" (in Japanese). Retrieved 2009-07-26. 

External links

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