Takahiro Yanagimoto

Takahiro Yanagimoto
Attorney (Japan)

Mr. Yanagimoto handles a wide range of IP disputes, licenses, and due diligence matters at Isshiki & Partners. He also handles patent applications, prosecutions, and appeals at Isshiki & Co. His technical fields of expertise are organic chemistry, inorganic chemistry, polymer materials, pharmaceuticals, and biotechnology.

He received his M.S. in Pharmaceutical Sciences from the University of Tokyo in 2006, and was engaged in research in the field of advanced biotechnology at the University of Osaka. After qualifying as a non-registered patent attorney in 2008, he earned his J.D. in 2012 from the University of Tokyo. He joined a patent & law firm in Tokyo in 2012, where he handled patent applications, prosecutions, and appeals. He completed his judicial training at the Legal Research and Training Institute of the Supreme Court, and registered as an Attorney-at-law in 2014.


  • The University of Tokyo (B.S., Pharmaceutical Sciences, 2004)
  • The University of Tokyo (M.S., Pharmaceutical Sciences, 2006)
  • The University of Tokyo (J.D., 2012)
  • Legal Training and Research Institute (2014)

Bar Admissions

  • The Dai-ni Tokyo Bar Association (2014)