Koji Matsuura (Managing Partner)
Mr. Matsuura was admitted to the Japan Bar in 1979. His practice encompasses intellectual property matters, including trademark, copyright and patent enforcement and litigation, as well as corporate law matters and general business litigation. He has served as a statutory auditor of Japan Logistic Systems Corp. since 2007 and as an audit & supervisory board member (2013-14) and director (2014 - present) of Honshu Chemical Industry Co., Ltd.
The University of Tokyo (LL.B., 1975); Judicial Research and Training Institute of the Supreme Court of Japan (1977-79); International Comparative Law Center, Dallas, Texas (1979).
Daini Tokyo Bar Association.
Author, Intellectual Property Rights (Japan Business Law Letter, Vol. 1, No. 9, 1989); Co-Author, Law and Technology of Machine Translation (SOFTIC, 1992); Co-Author, Reverse Engineering (SOFTIC, 1991); Author, Infringement of Intellectual Property Rights (Chukei Shuppan, 1988, 1995).