Kanako Ishikawa

Patent Attorney, Patent Attorney Qualified to Serve in Infringement Proceedings

Practice Area

Ms. Ishikawa specializes in trademarks and designs, especially searches. During her tenure at the JPO, she conducted prior art searches for mock examinations before a preliminary examination conducted by the Examiners. Ms. Ishikawa submitted a master’s thesis on intellectual property strategies of OEM companies.


Prosecution, opinions, and technical analyses


B.A., College of Law and Politics, Rikkyo University
M.A., Graduate School of Innovation Studies, Tokyo University of Science

Professional Background

Japanese Patent Office; Private patent firm