Dr. Peter Hemmerle

European Patent Attorney

hemmerle@grunecker.de     S/MIME

+49 (0) 89 21 23 50

Office: Munich

Languages: German, English


Peter Hemmerle specialises in patent law, focusing on electrical engineering. His expertise spans telecommunications, image and video coding, robotics, driver assistance systems, and signal processing.

Since joining Grünecker in 2016, he has been actively involved in patent prosecution proceedings, notably before the European Patent Office. Peter is highly skilled in drafting intricate patent applications and has a proven track record in bilateral proceedings.


  • University of Duisburg-Essen: Diploma in physics, 2012, / Doctorate, 2016 (industrial doctorate with an automobile manufacturer)
  • European Patent Attorney, 2022


  • Patent Law

Technical fields

  • Telecommunications
  • Image and video coding
  • Robotics
  • Driver assistance
  • Signal processing
  • Software