As a senior associate in our IP team, Mikako Tsukada focuses her practice at Hogan Lovells on IP prosecution. She handles various trademark related matters in Japan and abroad, including filing applications, prosecution, oppositions, appeals, non-use cancellation, enforcement and consultation. Mikako Tsukada obtained a B.A. in law from Waseda University and an M.D from Waseda University Graduate School. She has been registered as a benrishi (patent attorney in Japan) since 2006 and as a qualified IP litigator since 2008.Before joining Hogan Lovells in 2014, Mikako worked at one of the most prestigious trademark firms in Tokyo.