PROFESSIONALS

Patent attorney (Representative partner) Makoto ABE Patent attorney (Representative partner) Makoto ABE

Education

M. Agronomy, School of Agronomy, Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology

Professional Experience

Researcher at a leading chemical manufacturer
Practiced in the intellectual property field since 1993
Registered as Patent Attorney in 2000

Technical fields

Fine ceramics, carbon nanotubes, fuel cells, liquid crystal display devices, inorganic materials, biomaterials, secondary batteries, nanotechnology, biotechnology, plasma engineering

Patent attorney (Representative partner) Hiroaki YAMANE Patent attorney (Representative partner) Hiroaki YAMANE

Education

B.Eng.,Dept .of Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Doshisha University

Professional Experience

Practiced in the intellectual property field since 1997
Registered as Patent Attorney in 2001

Technical fields

Machinery, control engineering, information processing, manufacturing technology (secondary batteries, liquid crystal display devices, bearings, universal joints , internal combustion engines, compressors, medical instruments, automobiles, motorcycles, heat exchangers, welding technology, molding technology, etc.)

Patent attorney (Partner)  Takashi GOTOH Patent attorney (Partner)  Takashi GOTOH

Education

B. Eng., Aeronautical Engineering Dept., School of Engineering, Nagoya University

Professional Experience

Researcher at a leading electrical company
Practiced in the intellectual property field since 1995
Registered as Patent Attorney in 2001

Technical fields

Fluid mechanics, thermal equipment, air-conditioning devices, motorcycles, automobiles, wastewater treatment equipment, construction equipment, industrial robots, printers, optical scanning devices, hard disks, production technology (laser processing, etc.), amusement machines, medical instruments, nursing products, optical fibers, numerical analysis, business models, etc.

Patent attorney (Partner) Michiko OI Patent attorney (Partner) Michiko OI

Education

B. Eng., Dept. of Applied Chemistry, Faculty of Engineering, Nagoya University

Professional Experience

Researcher at a leading chemical manufacturer
Practiced in the intellectual property field
Registered as Patent Attorney in 2004

Technical fields

organic materials, inorganic materials, polymer materials, adhesives, batteries, carbon nanotubes, fuel cells, semiconductor devices

Patent attorney (Junior partner) Seiji TANI Patent attorney (Partner) Seiji TANI

Education

Master degree in Applied Biochemistry and Technology of Aquatic Resources, Graduate School of Fisheries, Kagoshima University (Japan)

MSc degree in Polymer Science with distinction, Department of Chemistry, The University of Warwick (UK)

Publication:

Synthesis, aggregation and responsivity of block copolymers containing organic arsenicals, Polymer Chemistry, 2018, 13, 1551-1556

Professional Experience

Practiced in the intellectual property field since 2007
Registered as Patent Attorney in 2007

Technical fields

Organic materials, polymer materials, coatings, rubbers, inks, food products, medical instruments, automobile components, structures

Patent attorney Megumi UMEHARA Patent attorney Megumi UMEHARA

Education

Ph.D., Dept. of Molecular Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering, Kyoto University

Professional Experience

Researcher at a leading chemical manufacturer
Practiced in the intellectual property field since 2010
Registered as Patent Attorney in 2011

Technical fields

ceramics, inorganic materials, optical devices, catalysts, polymer, organic-inorganic hybrid materials, polymer manufacturing

Patent attorney Akihiro FURUICHI Patent attorney Akihiro FURUICHI

Education

B.Eng.,Dept.of Agricultural Engineering, School of Agriculture, Hokkaido University

Professional Experience

Practiced in the intellectual property field since 2009
Registered as Patent Attorney in 2013

Technical fields

motorcycles, secondary batteries, liquid crystal display devices, automobile components, structures

Patent attorney Koji AMANO Patent attorney Koji AMANO

Education

M.S., Dept of Chemistry, Graduate School of Engineering Science, Osaka University

Professional Experience

Researcher at a leading chemical manufacturer
Practiced in the intellectual property field since 2003
Registered as Patent Attorney in 2003

Technical fields

Organic materials, polymer materials, inorganic materials, pharmaceuticals, dental materials, light-emitting devices, secondary batteries

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