Serving International Clients

The firm has a particularly active practice representing a wide variety of international clients, including automotive manufacturers, motorcycle manufacturers, heavy equipment manufacturers, chemical companies, electronic materials manufacturers, bicycle component manufacturers, electronics companies, scientific instrument manufacturers, and computer gaming companies. The firm has several Japanese speaking staff, including Mark Alleman, who lived and worked in Japan for several years as a registered Foreign Lawyer (Gaikokuho Jimu Bengoshi), and travels to Japan frequently, and Shu Muramoto, who speaks native level Japanese, and advanced German and Spanish, and Atsushi Yoshida, who has attained patent attorney qualifications in both the U.S. and Japan. The firm also has native Japanese speakers among its paralegal staff, to better assist its Japanese clientele.