Arata Utsumi is a patent attorney in the firm’s Chemistry & Biotechnologies group. He specialized in molecular biology, biochemistry and organic chemistry, especially in protein engineering and polymer chemistry. He obtained a master’s degree in Engineering in biotechnology and life science from Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology in 2010. He qualified as a patent attorney in 2016 and joined our firm in 2017. Prior to joining our firm, He worked for chemical corporation for three years and for other patent firm for three years.