Grünecker Patent Attorneys and Attorneys-at-Law

With almost 100 years of experience, over 85 patent attorneys, more than 60 patent engineers and over 35 attorneys-at-law, Grünecker is one of the largest intellectual property (IP) law firms in Europe. Headquartered in Munich, the firm also maintains branch offices in Berlin, Cologne and Paris.

Grünecker covers the full spectrum of IP law in all technical and legal fields and is one of the most active law firms in patent and trademark prosecution, filing thousands of new IP rights every year. The firm represents clients before the German and European courts, the EPO and the Patent and Trademark Offices in Germany and France.

Based on the broad technical expertise of its patent attorneys and engineers, Grünecker advises in all fields of technology, including mechanical engineering, information technology, telecommunications, software, electronics, physics, chemistry and life science.

In order to succeed in global markets, quality assurance and quality improvement are essential. Grünecker has therefore been committed to university accreditation procedures for over 20 years. About 50% of Grünecker's employees hold university degrees, so it is important for the firm to ensure that the university curriculums are constantly evolving and are fit for the future.

For Grünecker, the ASIIN membership is a key instrument for ensuring high educational standards in the long term and for highlighting the importance of accreditations.