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Members of the Board

The Board of Executive Directors of the Japan Patent Attorneys Association (JPAA) comprises one (1) president, eight (8) vice presidents, ten (10) auditors, and sixty (60) council members, all of whom are elected from its member patent attorneys. The President of JPAA represents JPAA and presides over its business. All of the board members, except the President, serve part time and without compensation.


President and Vice Presidents

President Fumio FURUYA (7271)
Vice President Norio TAKANASHI (8762)
Vice President Takiro KOJIMA (9526)
Vice President Takashi TOMIZAWA (9700)
Vice President Atsushi AOKI (9975)
Vice President Tatsuya TANAKA (10307)
Vice President Noriaki NAGAHAMA (10719)
Vice President Yoshinori ISHIBASHI (12023)
Vice President Ken ISHIKAWA (12232)

Executive Directors

Executive Director Hidehito YAGI (8782)
Executive Director Shin-ichi OGAWA (8872)
Executive Director Yuriko HAMADA (9034)
Executive Director Keiko HONDA (9616)
Executive Director Tatsuhito KISHIMOTO (10449)
Executive Director Shuichiro KITAMURA (10730)
Executive Director Kazuhisa IWANAGA (11530)
Executive Director Yoshihide OGAWA (13036)
Executive Director Tadanori YOSHIDA (13780)
Executive Director Atsushi HONDA (14290)
Executive Director Yoshinori HORIGOME (15648)

Branch Office

The Japan Patent Attorneys Association comprises nine (9) regional branch offices: Hokkaido Branch Office, Tohoku Branch Office, Hokuriku Branch Office, Kanto Branch Office, Tokai Branch Office, Kinki Branch Office, Chugoku Branch Office, Shikoku Branch Office, and Kyushu Branch Office.