Koichiro Hotta

Patent Attorney, Patent Attorney Qualified to Serve in Infringement Proceedings

Practice Area
Technical Field

Mechanical Engineering / Physics, Optics, Materials

Mr. Hotta specializes in mechanical engineering and metals. He has experience in filing patent applications, responding to Office Actions at domestic and overseas patent offices on behalf of Japanese clients, and filing oppositions at overseas patent offices. Prior to joining Shiga International Patent Office, Mr. Hotta was involved in the analysis of materials, quality control, and development of surface treatment technology related to electronic engineering.


Prosecution and oppositions


B.S., Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Kyoto University
M.S., Department of Materials Engineering, The University of Tokyo

Professional Background

Azbil Corporation