Career Opportunities



At GLOBAL IP Tokyo, openings are announced in Japanese only. However, overseas applicants are usually considered throughout the year. If you are interested in any of the following positions, please send your CV and a cover letter with a brief introduction of yourself to Ms. Yuko Hikono ( There is no fixed format. We will make a reply once we receive your documents.


1) Japanese Patent Attorney or Technical Staff
*Past experience preferable but not required

2) Paralegal

3) Candidates who Successfully Passed the USPTO Registration Examination

4) Cooperative Attorney at Law

5) Subcontracting Translator


Saturday, Sunday and national / public holidays.

Working Hours
Flexible, with core hours from 10am - 4pm.

Salary will be determined based on contribution towards sales.

Thrice a year (April, August, and December)

Insurances et al
Social Insurance, Employment Insurance, Pension Scheme, Employees' Pension Fund, Retirement Allowance, Salary Protection Insurance, and asset accumulation saving scheme.

Commuting Cost
Paid by the office (Up to 50,000 yen per month).

Working Experience
Past working experience in a similar position will be considered, but those new to this position are also welcome. We look for someone who can continue to work and excel for a long time in the ever-changing field of intellectual property.

*All inquiries and application documents must be in Japanese and/or English.