Hiroshi ABEHiroshi ABE
Mr. Abe received his B.S. (1974) in Precision Engineering from the Gifu University. Positions held in the Japan Patent Office (1975-2002, 2005-2009) include Examiner, Appeal Examiner, Director of Examinations, Chief Appeal Examiner, Senior Director of the Board of Appeal and Deputy Director-General of the Board of Appeal. Also, he worked for Tokyo District Court (2002-2005) as the technical advisor on infringement suits.
He has examined applications for patents in many fields, including mechanical devices, medical devices and automotives in the Japan Patent Office.
He joined to SOEI in 2009.