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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, eleven (11) 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 Masaru ITAMI(9282)
Vice President Yoshiharu SAITO(8557)
Vice President Hiroyoshi YOSHIDA(9139)
Vice President Keiko HONDA(9616)
Vice President Tetsuo KANEMOTO(9638)
Vice President Shunichi TAKAHASHI(10124)
Vice President Hitoshi AOYAMA(10827)
Vice President Yutaka SUDO(11472)
Vice President Yutaka OSAWA(12388)

Executive Directors

Executive Director Tamotsu SANADA(9297)
Executive Director Akio KONNO(9464)
Executive Director Mutsumi SAMEJIMA(10015)
Executive Director Nobukazu ITO(10654)
Executive Director Hisashi YONEYAMA(10723)
Executive Director Rumi ICHIKAWA(12027)
Executive Director Yoshihiko KIDO(12835)
Executive Director Shinichi WATANABE(13084)
Executive Director Kazuko ONUMA(13462)
Executive Director Shintaro ARAI(13481)
Executive Director Tatsuo ONISHI(15942)
Executive Director Yousuke ICHINO(16457)

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.