Our Asia Practice
Kilpatrick Townsend’s experience in a wide array of industries and locations in the key U.S. business centers of the Pacific Rim has helped us to build a reputation in Asia as one of the “go-to” firms. We have a dedicated multidisciplinary team representing U.S. companies doing business in Asia and Asia-based companies doing business in the U.S.
The Tokyo Office
Kilpatrick Townsend IP Law Office, Japanese patent firm, has had an affiliate relationship with Kilpatrick Townsend since 2006. Led by special counsel Hitoshi Akiba, a Japanese patent attorney and member of the New York Bar, the Tokyo office is heavily utilized by Kilpatrick Townsend attorneys advising Japan-based and U.S. clients with interests in Japan and throughout Asia. The Tokyo office focuses on patent counseling for clients in a broad range of industries, working for U.S. businesses entering Japan, and other Asian markets and for Japanese clients with intellectual property issues in the U.S.