Mr. Shinoda has broad experience in inbound and outbound work, patent prosecutions, disputes, and drafting original manuscripts of patent applications. In particular, he provides intellectual property advice from the standpoint of inventors based on his experience in handling tasks of the design and the development of analog integrated circuits, including power supply circuits such as integrated circuits for DC/DC converters.
Japan Patent Attorneys Association (2011)
Qualified IP Litigator in Japan (2013)
Japan Patent Attorneys Association, Japan Patent Attorneys Association, Public Relations Center (2018-2019)
Areas of legal expertise
Patent and utility model applications, trials and appeals, expert opinions, and litigation
Areas of technological expertise
Mechanical engineering and electronics
Specialties include general analog circuits such as motor drive devices and power supply devices, software, AI-related technologies, semiconductor devices, semiconductor manufacturing processes, optical devices, air conditioning equipment, instrumentation equipment, etc.
2017 – present
Sonderhoff & Einsel, Law and Patent Office
2013 – 2017
Yamakawa International Patent Office
2009 – 2013
Tamamura International Patent Office
2001 – 2009
Employed at a subsidiary of Dai Nippon Printing Co., Ltd.
Tokyo University of Science , Electrical Engineering