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Seiji Ohno

Seiji Ohno
Office:
Marunouchi Kitaguchi Building 21F
1-6-5 Marunouchi
Chiyoda-ku
100-0005
City:
Tokyo
Country:
Japan
Tel:
+81 3 5218 2330
Fax:
+81 3 5218 2332

Biographies:

Who's Who Legal Life Sciences: Patent Litigation

Seiji Ohno is a managing partner of Ohno & Partners. Mr Ohno is a licensed lawyer in Japan and in the State of New York, and a patent attorney in Japan. Mr Ohno specialises in intellectual property law and the fields of regulatory compliance of the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare, and handles the full range of services, including licensing, client counselling and litigation, especially in biotechnology and pharmaceuticals.

Mr Ohno has lectured on litigation and licensing under Japanese intellectual law and regulatory compliance of the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare before various groups in Japan and other countries, and has published many articles discussing various issues of Japanese patent law, trademark, utility model, copyright and unfair competition matters. Mr Ohno was an adjunct professor at the Chiba University faculty of Law and Economics in 2001 and 2002; at the Tsukuba University on the LLM programme in 2003; at the University of Tokyo Pharmaceutical faculty from 2004 to 2007; and at Keio Law School, teaching intellectual property law since 2007. He has also been an adjunct staff member of the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry from 2005 to 2009.

After studying Sciences at the University of Tokyo College of Arts and Sciences, at the University of Tokyo, Mr Ohno received his LLB from the same university in 1985; and an LLM in patents and intellectual property from George Washington University Law School, in 1995. He was a visiting attorney at Fenwick & West from 1994 to 1995; and at Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP, both in Washington, DC, from 1995 to 1996.

Ohno & Partners is a unique firm, composed of bengoshi (attorneys-at-law) and benrishi (patent attorneys). The firm continues to provide a full range of legal services in all intellectual property law fields (patents, trademarks, utility model rights, design patents, copyrights and unfair competition) and related issues including prosecution, opinions, counselling, litigation and licensing.

WWL says: Seiji Ohno is a patent litigation and licensing expert who is noted as "a big name in the Japanese market".

This biography is an extract from Who's Who Legal: Life Sciences which can be purchased from our Shop.

Who's Who Legal Japan - Life Sciences

Seiji Ohno is a managing partner of Ohno & Partners. He is a licensed lawyer in Japan and New York, and a patent attorney in Japan. Mr Ohno specialises in intellectual property law and the fields of regulatory compliance of the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare, and handles the full range of services, including licensing, client counselling and litigation, especially in biotechnology and pharmaceuticals.

Mr Ohno has lectured on litigation and licensing under Japanese intellectual law and regulatory compliance of the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare before various groups in Japan and other countries, and has published many articles discussing various issues of Japanese patent law, trademark, utility model, copyright and unfair competition matters. Mr Ohno was an adjunct professor at the Chiba University faculty of Law and Economics in 2001 and 2002; at the Tsukuba University on the LLM programme in 2003; at the University of Tokyo Pharmaceutical faculty from 2004 to 2007; and at Keio Law School, teaching intellectual property law since 2007. He has also been an adjunct staff member of the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry from 2005 to 2009.

After studying Sciences at the University of Tokyo College of Arts and Sciences, Mr Ohno received his LLB from the same university in 1985, and an LLM in patents and intellectual property from George Washington University Law School in 1995. He was a visiting attorney at Fenwick & West from 1994 to 1995; and at Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP, both in Washington, DC, from 1995 to 1996.

Ohno & Partners is a unique firm, composed of bengoshi (attorneys-at-law) and benrishi (patent attorneys). The firm continues to provide a full range of legal services in all aspects of IP (patents, trademarks, design patents, copyrights, unfair competition, etc) including litigation, prosecution, licensing, IP due diligence, opinion and counselling.

WWL says: Seiji Ohno is “revered in the market” by sources who consider him an outstanding patent litigator.

 

This biography is an extract from Who's Who Legal: Japan which can be purchased from our Shop.

Who's Who Legal Japan - IP - Litigation

Seiji Ohno is a managing partner of Ohno & Partners. He is a licensed lawyer in Japan and New York, and a patent attorney in Japan. Mr Ohno specialises in intellectual property law and the fields of regulatory compliance of the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare, and handles the full range of services, including licensing, client counselling and litigation, especially in biotechnology and pharmaceuticals.

Mr Ohno has lectured on litigation and licensing under Japanese intellectual law and regulatory compliance of the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare before various groups in Japan and other countries, and has published many articles discussing various issues of Japanese patent law, trademark, utility model, copyright and unfair competition matters. Mr Ohno was an adjunct professor at the Chiba University faculty of Law and Economics in 2001 and 2002; at the Tsukuba University on the LLM programme in 2003; at the University of Tokyo Pharmaceutical faculty from 2004 to 2007; and at Keio Law School, teaching intellectual property law since 2007. He has also been an adjunct staff member of the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry from 2005 to 2009.

After studying sciences at the University of Tokyo College of Arts and Sciences, Mr Ohno received his LLB from the same university in 1985, and an LLM in patents and intellectual property from George Washington University Law School in 1995. He was a visiting attorney at Fenwick & West from 1994 to 1995; and at Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP, both in Washington, DC, from 1995 to 1996.

Ohno & Partners is a unique firm, composed of bengoshi (attorneys-at-law) and benrishi (patent attorneys). The firm continues to provide a full range of legal services in all aspects of IP (patents, trademarks, design patents, copyrights, unfair competition, etc) including litigation, prosecution, licensing, IP due diligence, opinion and counselling.

WWL says: Seiji Ohno is considered “the go-to lawyer” by sources when it comes to IP litigation matters, and is widely recognised for his work in the area.

This biography is an extract from Who's Who Legal: Japan which can be purchased from our Shop.

Who's Who Legal Patents: Lawyers

Seiji Ohno is a managing partner of Ohno & Partners. Mr Ohno is a licensed lawyer in Japan and in the State of New York, and a patent attorney in Japan. Mr Ohno specialises in intellectual property law and the fields of regulatory compliance of the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare, and handles the full range of services, including licensing, client counselling and litigation, especially in biotechnology and pharmaceuticals.

Mr Ohno has lectured on litigation and licensing under Japanese intellectual law and regulatory compliance of the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare before various groups in Japan and other countries, and has published many articles discussing various issues of Japanese patent law, trademark, utility model, copyright and unfair competition matters. Mr Ohno was an adjunct professor at the Chiba University faculty of Law and Economics in 2001 and 2002; at the Tsukuba University on the LLM programme in 2003; at the University of Tokyo Pharmaceutical faculty from 2004 to 2007; and at Keio Law School, teaching intellectual property law since 2007. He has also been an adjunct staff member of the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry from 2005 to 2009.

After studying sciences at the University of Tokyo College of Arts and Sciences, at the University of Tokyo, Mr Ohno received his LLB from the same university in 1985; and an LLM in patents and intellectual property from George Washington University Law School in 1995. He was a visiting attorney at Fenwick & West from 1994 to 1995; and at Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP, both in Washington, DC, from 1995 to 1996.

Ohno & Partners is a unique firm, composed of bengoshi (attorneys-at-law) and benrishi (patent attorneys). The firm continues to provide a full range of legal services in all aspects of IP (patents, trademarks, design patents, copyrights, unfair competition, etc) including litigation, prosecution, licensing, IP due diligence, opinion and counselling.

WWL says: Managing partner Seiji Ohno is a leading player in the Japanese patents space known for his expertise in the biotechnology and pharmaceutical sectors.

This biography is an extract from Who's Who Legal: Patents which can be purchased from our Shop.

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