Munenori SAKURAI


Patent Attorney

At graduate school, Munenori Sakurai majored in organic chemistry in the field of agricultural chemistry.
After graduating, he engaged in research and development, patent search, IP strategy planning, etc. at a chemical company in Japan.
After that, he joined a consulting firm and provided support for business reforms in the manufacturing industry in a wide range of fields such as automobiles, heavy industry, and medical equipment.
He joined our office in July 2022.


Organic chemistry, Polymer chemistry, Analytical chemistry, Molecular biology, Biochemistry


  • MS, Applied Biological Chemistry, Graduate School of Agriculture, Hokkaido University
  • BS, Applied Bioscience, School of Agriculture, Hokkaido University


  • Sakurai, Munenori,Masuda, Katsuyoshi,Wang, Lei,Murai, Yuta,Sakihama, Yasuko,Hashidoko, Yasuyuki,Hatanaka, Yasumaru,Hashimoto, Makoto HETEROCYCLES 88 (1), 629-, 2014


  • Japanese (native)
  • English


  • 1st grade Certified Specialist of Intellectual Property Management(patent)
  • Intellectual Property Analyst certified by Association of Intellectual Property Education