MEMBERS


Mr. Tanabe has been a member of the Japan Patent Attorneys Association since April 2009. The supplementary note of specific infringement lawsuit counsel was registered in 2012. He graduated from Nagoya Institute of Technology, and earned a master degree in Archtectural Engineering. His technical fields in patent practice include mechanical engineering, electronics, and information technology.  Before establishing ITSUWA, Mr. Tanabe worked for Meisei International Patent Firm as a patent attorney.

-Professional Experience-
Meisei Internatinal Patent Firm, Nagoya (2007-2015)
Received training at University of Washington Summer Institute (CASRIP), Seattle (2012)
Received practical training at STROOCK & STROOCK & LAVAN LLP, New York (2013-2014)
Passed the U.S. Patent Agent Examination(2014)
Aichi prefectural office, Nagoya(2000-2007)

Ms. Itakura has been a member of the Japan Patent Attorneys Association since 2008 and the supplementary note of specific infringement lawsuit counsel was registered in 2012. She graduated from Ritsumeikan University, majored in Information Engineering. Her technical fields in patent practice include information and communication engineering, e.g. computer network, databases, image display devices, map display devices, and ceramic devices.

-Professional Experience-
Meisei Internatinal Patent Firm, Nagoya (2008-2016)
Automotive parts manufacturer, Aichi (2004-2006)
Communications company, Tokyo (2000-2003)
Passed Applied Information Technology Engineer Examination
Passed ORACLE MASTER Gold 8i

Mr. Wada has been a member of the Japan Patent Attorneys Association since April 2012. The supplementary note of specific infringement lawsuit counsel was registered in 2015. He graduated from Nagoya Institute of Technology, and earned a master degree in Chemistry and Materials Technology. His technical fields in patent practice include chemistry and materials technology, mechanical engineering, electronics, and information technology.

-Professional Experience-
Patent Firms (2004-2016)
Chemistry manufacturer(2002-2004)

Ms. Honda has been a member of the Japan Patent Attorneys Association since 2006. She graduated from Nagoya University. Her technical fields in patent practice include mechanical engineering, electronics, and information technology.

-Professional Experience-
Meisei Internatinal Patent Firm, Nagoya (2006-2017)
Patent Firm, Nagoya (2002-2003)
Aircraft manufacturers, Aichi (1999-2002)
Mitsubishi-motors Corporation(1994-1998)

 

Patent engineer

Shoji OZAWA

Mr. Ozawa graduated from Nagoya University, majored in Energy Science. His technical fields in patent practice include mechanical engineering, electronics, and information technology.  Before joining ITSUWA, Mr. Ozawa worked for Manufacturing Company and Patent Firms.

 Masahiko HIROTA

Mr. Hirota graduated from Kansai University, majored in Civil Engineering. His technical fields in patent practice include mechanical engineering, electronics, and information technology.  Before joining ITSUWA, Mr. Hirota worked for Manufacturing Company and Patent Firms.

 Osamu USAMI

Mr. Usami graduated from Nagoya University, majored in Mathmatics. His technical fields in patent practice include mechanical engineering, electronics, and information technology.  Before joining ITSUWA, Mr. Usami worked for Patent Firms as a patent engineer.

Hirofumi HORIKAWA

Mr. Horikawa graduated from Okayama Prefectural University, and earned a master degree in Computer Science and Systems Engineering. His technical fields in patent practice include mechanical engineering, electronics, and information technology.  Before joining ITSUWA, Mr. Horikawa worked for Patent Firms as a patent engineer.