Attorney profiles

Shoichiro Kajinami


2006 B.E, Department of Electrical Engineering, Faculty of Science and Engineering, Waseda University
2009 J.D, Gakushuin University Law School
The Legal Training and Research Institute (the class 63rd graduate)
2010 Admitted to the Daiichi Tokyo Bar Association
Joined Abe, Ikubo & Katayama
2017 University of Washington School of Law, LL.M. (Intellectual Property Law)
2017-2018 Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP (New York Office), Foreign Intern
2018 Admitted in the State of New York
2018- Taylor Wessing Partnerschaftsgesellschaft mbB (Munich) Foreign Intern

Main Areas of Practice

Shoichiro Kajinami majored in electrical engineering at the University, especially dug into a study of semiconductor. He always endeavors to do his best for the satisfaction of clients. Utilizing his knowledge of engineering, he engages in corporate legal affairs, mainly in the field of intellectual property law and insolvency law.

Activities for Government Related Committees and Education

  • Lecturer at Waseda University (Basic of Intellectual Property at the Open Education Center) (2014)
  • Lecturer at Kobe University Graduate School of Law (2016)

Publications and Articles


  • "Practice of Drafting Contracts and Contract Forms" Yuhikaku (co-author)
  • "Commentary on a Bill to Amend Civil Law (Credit Edition)" Seibunsha (co-author)


  • "First Judgement Applying Criteria of FRAND Declaration by IP High Court" Patents & Licensing (Vol.45, No.4 Issue No.260 December 2015) IP・L Communications