Our People
Patent Attorney(Partner)

Shinya HONDO (OSAKA / TOKYO Office)

Mr. Hondo has been engaged in Japanese domestic and foreign patent application business since 2004, with his specialty in electrical, electronics, wireless/wire communication, semiconductor devices, electrical power generation/substation, control, machines and software.
He was registered as a member of Japan Patent Attorneys Association in 2004.
Before his career in patent business, he worked for NEC Corporation after earning the Bachelor of Technology in Electrical Engineering from Kobe University.
He was a member of the International Intellectual Property Assistant & Support Center of Japan Patent Attorneys Association (2010-2014).
He has been a member of the Licensing Executives Society International and the Licensing Executives Society Japan(2014-).
He has been a lecturer at Kyoto Seika University (2015-2019)
He has been a member of the IP Enforcement Facilitation Committee of Japan Patent Attorneys Association(2017-).

Patent Attorney

Ayako TAKEMURA (TOKYO Office)

Ms. Takemura has been engaged in Japanese domestic and foreign patent application business since 2008, with her specialty in machineries, vehicle equipment, air conditioning machines, compressors, medical devices, car navigation systems and analyzing devices.
She was registered as a member of Japan Patent Attorneys Association in 2011. Before her career in patent business, she has earned the master of Resources and environmental engineering from Waseda University.

Patent Attorney

Yukio TANAKA

Mr. Tanaka has been engaged in Japanese domestic and foreign patent application business since 2011, with his specialty in liquid crystal display, organic electroluminescence display, signal processing, optical film, inorganic material, resin material, and adhesive.
He was registered as a member of Japan Patent Attorneys Association in 2012. Before his career in patent business, he worked for Nidec Corporation after earning the master of Technology in Material and Chemistry Engineering from Osaka Prefecture University.

Patent Attorney

Yuichi KOSHIMURA

Mr. Koshimura has been engaged in Japanese domestic and foreign patent application business since 2014, with his specialty in electric device, machineries, copy machine, vehicle equipment, manufacturing apparatus and dumping device.
He was registered as a member of Japan Patent Attorneys Association in 2018. Before his career in patent business, he worked for Kyocera Document Solutions Corporation after earning the master of Technology in Mechanical Engineering from Doshisha University.

Support Staff

Administration Assistant (Domestic Cases and Foreign Cases):2
Drawing Operator:1

7 in total as of May 2020