Join APAA

Only individuals practising the profession of a patent attorney in the Asian Region and organisations constituted in the region operated by one or more such individuals are eligible for membership of APAA, subject to the discretion of the Council to determine the scope of the membership. Membership is through the Recognised Groups. Membership enquiries may be directed to the relevant Recognised Groups as follows:

  • APAA Australia Group
    • Contact: Mr. David Webber, President
    • Tel: +61 (2) 97771111
    • Fax: +61 (2) 92414666
    • E-mail: dwebber@davies.com.au
  • APAA Bangladesh Group
    • Contact: Mr. M. A. Kashem Bhuiyan, President
    • Tel: +88 (0) 29338201
    • Fax: +88 (0) 29346881
    • E-mail: mail@remfryson.com
  • APAA Cambodia Group
  • APAA Hong Kong Group
    • Contact: Ms. Rebecca Lo, President
    • Tel: +852 31048787
    • Fax: +852 31041112
    • E-mail: lawyers@rlolaw.com
  • APAA India Group
  • APAA Indonesia Group
    • Contact: Dr. Cita Citrawinda Noerhadi, President
    • Tel: +62 (21) 5762310
    • Fax: +62 (21) 5762301
    • E-mail: cita_p@ccpassociates.com
  • APAA Japan Group
    • Contact: Ms. Miki Ueno, Secretariat of APAA Japan Group
    • Tel: +81 (4) 22212666
    • Fax: +81 (4) 22212431
    • E-mail: apaa-japan@yki.jp
  • APAA Korea Group
  • APAA Laos Group
    • Contact: Mrs. Monmany Yaganegi, President
    • Tel: +856 (21) 313082
    • Fax: +856 (21) 350917
    • E-mail: monmany@licolao.com
  • APAA Macau Group
    • Contact: Mr. Nuno Simoes, President
    • Tel: +853 28389275
    • Fax: +853 28389277
    • E-mail: nuno@jurismac.com
  • APAA Malaysia Group
    • Contact: Ms. Linda Wang, President
    • Tel: +60 (3) 20989999
    • Fax: +60 (3) 20944666
    • E-mail: linda.wang@zicolaw.com
  • APAA Myanmar Group
  • APAA Nepal Group
  • APAA New Zealand Group
    • Contact: Mr. Wes Jones, Hon. Secretary/Treasurer
    • Tel: +64 (9) 3563137
    • Fax: +64 (9) 3732123
    • E-mail: wes.jones@baldwins.com
  • APAA Pakistan Group
    • Contact: Mr. Hasan Irfan Khan, President
    • Tel: +92 (21) 36285581
    • Fax: +92 (21) 36285585
    • E-mail: apaapkgrp@unitedtm.com
  • APAA Philippine Group
    • Contact: Ms. Hazel Ordonez, Secretariat
    • Tel: +63 (2) 6876443
    • Fax: +63 (2) 6876713
    • E-mail: mail@ipap.org.ph
  • APAA Singapore Group
  • APAA Sri Lanka Group
    • Contact: Mr. Nithi Murugesu, Hon. Joint Secretary
    • Tel: +94 (11) 2302900
    • Fax: +94 (11) 2302911
    • E-mail: nithi@nithimurugesu.com
  • APAA Taiwan Group
    • Contact: Ms. Grace W. T. Liao, Secretary General
    • Tel: +886 (2) 25072811
    • Fax: +886 (2) 25083711
    • E-mail: apaatw@apaa.org.tw
  • APAA Thailand Group
  • APAA Vietnam Group

If you reside, or if your organisation is constituted in a territory in the Asian Region with no Recognised Group, please contact the Secretary-General.

Please note that countries in the Middle East are not included in the APAA region.