Patent attorneys & lawyers

Katsunori SHIRAE

Senior Partner, Patent Attorneys (Mechanical and Electrical)

Katsunori SHIRAE

Supplementary Note of Specific Infringement Lawsuit Counsel


Katsunori Shirae is a patent attorney working in the Mechanical & Electrical Department of Asamura Patent Office, p.c. Since joining the firm in 2003, he has been involved in patent applications (patent applications from abroad, patent applications for foreign countries, and domestic patent applications), office actions, trials, appraisals, and other types of patent work in the fields of metallurgy and mechanical engineering.

At Nippon Metal Industry Co., Ltd., Mr. Shirae was involved in research to develop stainless steel fabrication, corrosion and surface treatments, sintered materials, thermal spray materials, cladding materials, and similar processes and materials.

BSc in Science, Kyoto University
MSc in Chemistry, Kyoto University
Professional career
Nippon Metal Industry Co., Ltd.
Examinations passed
Passed the Patent Attorney Examination:
November 2001

Granted Supplementary Note of Specific Infringement Lawsuit Counsel:
February 2006

Registration for Patent Attorney:
June 2002
Registration Number of Patent Attorney:
Mechanical & Electrical Department
Japanese, English
Specialty Fields
Metal, machinery, stainless steel secondary processing, corrosion and surface processing, sintered materials, thermal sprays, cladding materials, etc.
Normal License (Science) for High School Teaching, (Grade 1)
Hazardous Materials Engineer, Class A
Member of the Japan Patent Attorneys Association (JPAA), 2002 - present
I hope to use my knowledge and experience to provide a service that clients are happy with.
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