Dipl.Ing. Karoline Geipel

European Patent Attorney

geipel@grunecker.de     S/MIME

+49 (0) 89 21 23 50

Office: Munich

Languages: German, English, French


Karoline Geipel practises patent law, specialising in mechanical engineering and medical technology.

Her additional technical focus is on energy and environmental technology, leveraging her professional experience in technical development at a large chemical group.

Karoline advises clients from the German SME sector as well as international corporations. With many years of professional experience, she is sought after for drafting complex patent applications in the mentioned technical fields.

Her responsibilities include conducting patent grant proceedings before the German Patent Office, the European Patent Office, and non-European patent offices and handling opposition proceedings.

Karoline is a member of EPI.


  • Patent Law

Technical fields

  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Medical Technology
  • Automotive Engineering
  • Environmental Technology
  • Power Engineering
  • Electromechanics


  • Double degree in mechanical engineering at the Technical University of Munich and the Ecole Centrale Paris, Diploma and Mastère 2002
  • European Patent Attorney, 2008