Takeshi AOKI

Language:Japanese, English
Electricity / IT, Computer tech

Experience and Achievements

LL.M. in Business Law, Hitotsubashi University
Lecturer at Meiji Gakuin University Graduate Law School(Intellectual Property Law)
Completed a training program for Chinese patent practice (SPTL Training Program).
Completed a training program for U.S. patent practice (BSKB Summer Training Program).
Joined PRIMEWORKS. Handles patent prosecution in areas including IT, image processing, encryption, computer software and networks.
Associate in a patent law firm Handled patent prosecution broadly in the IT field.
Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd.Researched artificial intelligence, neural networks, operating system, computer networks, parallel computers, and Internet software. Involved in developing parallel computers at ICL in the U.K. (1991-1993).
B.S. in Mathematical Engineering and Information Physics, The University of Tokyo


  • “All about License Agreements – Practical Business Edition” (LexisNexis Japan, 2nd ed:December 2016)
  • ” Business Law Handbook” (LexisNexis Japan, February 2015)
  • ” U.S.BUSINESS LAW HANDBOOK” (LexisNexis Japan, July 2013)
  • “IP protection in ASEAN and India: tracking the rapid strides & progress” (Patent, June 2011)
  • “Technological development and intellectual property originating from Hokkaido” (Patent, December 2010)
  • “Strategies for Using the Australian Innovation Patent System” (Patent, April 2010)
  • “All about License Agreements – Practical Business Edition” (LexisNexis Japan, January 2010)
  • “Recent amendments of European Patent Convention” (Patent, October 2009)
  • “Guide to US law” (LexisNexis JP,November 2007)
  • “Patent Attorney Prep Workbook for short answer test – question-by-question breakdown (3) Design Law” (Hougakushoin, Octber 2006)
  • “IP Securitization”, Ginkojitsumu” (Banking Education Co. Ltd., December 2005)
  • “Technology for Measuring Performance of IP Networks” (The Institute of Electronics, Information and Communication Engineers (IEICE, October 1998)
  • “Method for Inferring Available Bandwidth in IP Networks” (Information Processing Society of Japan, October 1998)
  • “Resource-negotiation System Based on Market Competition” (IEICE, June 1997)
  • “Cost-optimal Design of Communications Networks” (The Japanese Society for Artificial Intelligence, 1991)


  • Japan Patent Attorneys Association (JPAA)
  • International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI)
  • International Federation of Intellectual Property Attorneys (FICPI)


  • Qualified as a patent attorney (2004)
  • TOEIC (Test of English for International Communication) score: 925


  • Patent / Utility Model Prosecution
  • Industry-University Cooperation
  • Litigation