Attorney profiles

Yoshimasa Nakamura


1993 BS in Information Engineering, University of Tohoku
1993-2003 Sharp Corporation
2004-2006 Panasonic Corporation
2004 Registered as Patent Attorney
2006-2013 Nakamura & Partners
2008 Qualified as patent attorney admitted to practice intellectual property infringement litigation
2013 Joined Abe, Ikubo & Katayama


  • Japan Patent Attorneys Association (JPAA)
  • International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI)

Main Areas of Practice

Yoshimasa Nakamura works in wide areas of intellectual property including both IP prosecution and IP litigation. He has a wealth of experience in foreign and domestic patent application practice as well as procedures for patent oppositions and invalidation trials. Furthermore, he has been involved in a variety of patent lawsuits covering the area of electronics, communications, and computer science. For the client, he can make the best use of his IP litigation experience and skill into IP prosecution, and vice versa.