Yukie Kamiya

Ms. Kamiya has been engaged in a large number of inbound patent applications and patent prosecution checks, building on her knowledge of specialist fields (in particular of molecular biology, developmental biology, genetic engineering), as well as experience of technical translations from English and German to Japanese at an affiliated translation company.


Patent Attorney

(2019 Qualified IP Litigator)


Japan Patent Attorneys Association (2012)

Areas of Legal Expertise

Patent and utility model applications, trials and appeals

Areas of Technological Expertise

General chemistry and biology, including biochemistry, developmental biology, genetic engineering, and pharmaceutical drugs

Professional Experience

2012 – present

Sonderhoff & Einsel, Law and Patent Office

1999 – 2012

S&E Ltd.

1997 – 1999

Research fellow at the School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania (US)


1995 – 1997

Shinshu University, Biotechnology, MSc


Japanese, English, German