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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 Keisuke WATANABE(9682)
Vice President Kozo OZAKI(8149)
Vice President Mitsuo FUKUSHIMA(8531)
Vice President Keiko HONDA(9616)
Vice President Toshikazu KAJI(12355)
Vice President Yoshihiko KIDO(12835)
Vice President Shinichi WATANABE(13084)
Vice President Fumio TAKINO(13483)
Vice President Atsushi HONDA(14290)

Executive Directors

Executive Director Takafumi WATANABE(9270)
Executive Director Shigeki YAMAKAWA(9839)
Executive Director Masako NISHIMURA(10282)
Executive Director Kazuhiko TAMURA(10638)
Executive Director Hitoshi AOYAMA(10827)
Executive Director Kan IZAWA(12372)
Executive Director Koichi HOSODA(12576)
Executive Director Satoru DENO(12849)
Executive Director Masataka OTA(13220)
Executive Director Daisuke MAEDA(14154)
Executive Director Tomohiro SAKAMOTO(14404)
Executive Director Shinsuke ISHIHARA(14793)
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.