Shoko has extensive experience in drafting and prosecuting patent applications in electrical, telecommunications, optical, software, and mechanical technology fields, developing strategic patent portfolios, preparing patentability, non-infringement, invalidity, and due-diligence reports and opinions, negotiating and drafting intellectual property license agreements, and clearing and registering trademarks.
University of Washington School of Law - J.D. 1997
University of Washington - Physics - B.S. 1998
Waseda University (Tokyo) - Political Science and Economics - B.A. 1990
Shoko is admitted to the Washington State Bar and is registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. She is a member of the American Bar Association, Washington State Patent Law Association, and King County Bar Association and American Intellectual Property Law Association.
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