Dipl.-Ing. Sabine Gebhardt

European Patent Attorney, European Patent Litigator (UPC)

gebhardt@grunecker.de     S/MIME

+49 (0) 89 21 23 50

Office: Munich

Languages: German, English, French


Sabine Gebhardt specialises in patent law, focusing on industries such as solar technology, semiconductor process technology, food and beverage technology, packaging, agriculture, and medical technology. She represents leading companies globally in these sectors.

Her practice encompasses patent grant proceedings, opposition and appeal proceedings, as well as nullity and infringement proceedings, including cross-border disputes.

With extensive experience in intellectual property and a background as a process engineer in semiconductor technology, Sabine routinely handles complex cases in solar technology.


  • University of Applied Sciences, FH Munich: Diploma in Physical Engineering, specialising in physical and chemical engineering, 1990
  • Fraunhofer Institute for Food Technology and Packaging: Diploma thesis, 1990
  • Process engineer in the field of semiconductor process technology, 1990-1992
  • European Patent Attorney, 2005
  • University of Strasbourg/ CEIPI: Diploma for patent litigation in Europe, 2023
  • Authorised Representative before the Unified Patent Court (UPC), 2023


  • Patent Law
  • Patent Infringement

Technical fields

  • Solar technology
  • Semiconductor technology
  • Food and beverage technology
  • Agricultural technology
  • Medical technology
  • Packaging technology
  • Moulding technology