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TOMOHIKO KITAMOTO Legal Department Manager / Patent Attorney
People

After majoring in metal working, KITAMOTO was involved in 1) development and production of technology of Aluminium working, 2) production and quality control of electronic parts, and 3) production of a blood test device. Accordingly, He has broad knowledge in the metallurgical, mechanical and electrical fields. 12 years have passed since he began to work for Intellectual Property, and now, his work mainly focuses on litigation.
He likes to read books and play sports in his free time. Especially, He likes jogging and participates in marathon races. Jogging makes him very healthy.

Message

Mere words may widely change the scope of a patent right in a ligation. Actually, I experienced such event. I try hard to obtain a broad and strong patent using my experience.

Career
  • Graduated Faculty of Engineering at Kyoto University
  • Worked for metal working company and the like
  • Worked for another patent office
  • Works for KIYOHARA & CO., PATENT ATTORNEYS