- Yukio SAKAMOTO
Registered Patent Attorney (Registry No.18008) (2012)
Profession & Career
Mr. Sakamoto handles domestic and foreign patent and design cases (search, applications, prosecutions, appeals, litigation & trials and expert opinion preparation).
He specializes in Applied Physics and Mechanics, and, can provide a particularly high level of services with respect to patent cases in the fields of Hydraulic Control, Analog Electronics, Semiconductor Process, Thin-film Technology, Construction and Agricultural machinery, Gaming Machines, Software, and the like.
He belonged to the research and development department of a manufacturer of construction machinery in Japan for 13 years, being engaged in the development of electro hydraulic control, thin-film pressure sensors, etc. After the career as an engineer, he worked for a domestic patent firm for 8 year, being in charge of patent affairs (including domestic patent applications and prosecutions there of in the fields of gaming machines, electric devices, etc.).
He joined TSUKUNI & ASSOCIATES in April 2011.
Graduated from Tsukuba University, Department of Applied Physics, College of Engineering Science, Third Cluster of Colleges.
Articles, Publications, Lectures
Hobbies and interests
He is fond of trekking, golf, and cooking.