Mr. Kitamura is an associate at SUGIMURA. His practice encompasses patent prosecution in the areas of software and telecommunications. Prior to joining SUGIMURA, he worked at another Japanese patent law firm where he drafted patent specifications and office action responses for a Japanese multinational electronics and electrical equipment manufacturing company. Prior to entering the intellectual property field, he worked as a systems engineer at an American multinational telecommunications equipment company and a Canadian software company.
Japan Patent Attorneys Association (JPAA)
B.S., Policy Management, Keio University
M.S., Computer Science, California State University, Sacramento
Patent Prosecution (Software, Telecommunications)