Yuki KITOU

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Deputy Representative Patent Attorney

Yuki KITOU

Career

  • 1993 Graduated from Aichi Kenritsu Gojo High School
  • 1997 Graduated Course of Agrochemical Bioscience, Faculty of Bioresources, Mie University
  • 1997~2001 Employed at a company in Aichi Prefecture
  • 2001~2017 Worked for patent law office in Aichi Prefecture, Engaged in intellectual property business for 16 years
  • 2017.10~(present) Joined SHIRASAKA & PATENTPARTNERS
  • 2017.09~(present) SHIRASAKA & PATENTPARTNERS: Representative of Chubu-ku

Major duties

  • Filing, appraisal, and consultation on patents, utility models, designs, and trademarks, application rejection response to other intellectual property related business (prosecution), domestic and foreign applications and rejection response

Major technical fields

  • Mechanics/Chemistry/Materials/Biology/Pharmaceuticals/Food/Software/Design/ Trademark/etc.

Other qualifications

  • Institution of Professional Engineers, Japan (Biotechnological Committee) affiliation
  • Certified Hazardous Material Handling Supervisor
  • Official Business Skills Test in Bookkeeping, grade 2