Ms Tomoka Sakamaki
Tomoka holds a Bachelor of Pharmaceutical Science from Kyoto University
She was called to the Japanese Bar in 2006
April 2016 to present
Ministry of Justice, Japan
July 2014 to March 2016
Legal research analyst
Marketing strategist for foreign lawyers
Ohno & Partners LLP, Tokyo
From October 2006
Attorney at Law
Background and Interests
Before becoming a lawyer, Tomoka had experience as a bio-chemistry researcher at university and worked as a pharmacist. Her scientific background enabled Tomoka to practise as a highly-skilled intellectual property lawyer in the bio-chemistry industry in Japan.
Tomoka is also fluent in English as a result of living overseas for several years. With her strong network of contacts in ASEAN, Tomoka is well-placed to be an effective asset at Savoir.
Tomoka is a selfless volunteer and provides support to Japanese female victims of sexual assault and/or domestic violence overseas. She is a befriender at AWARE so that she may continue her meaningful work.