Yoko Furuma


Patent Attorney (Japan)

Practice Areas

Electrical Engineering, Electronics, Software


Bachelor of Liberal Arts of Foreign Studies, International Christian University

Work Experience

From 1996 to 1998, Ms. FURUMA worked in the Japanese branch office of a major American software company, where she managed the localization of software. From 2000 to 2012, she worked as a freelance translator. Since passing the patent attorney examination in 2012, Ms. FURUMA has been engaged in patent prosecution before the Japan Patent Office for Japanese clients. Ms. Furuma joined RYUKA IP Law Firm in 2015 as a translator.


Japan Patent Attorneys Association (JPAA)