Thomas Eickelkamp

Partner at Grünecker Patent Attorneys and Attorneys-at-Law

Thomas Eickelkamp has been a partner at Grünecker since 2004. He joined the firm in the late 1990s and has been a European and German patent attorney since 2001. His practice is primarily focused on patent prosecution matters, including appeal and opposition procedures and opinion work. Together with his team of patent attorneys and patent professionals, Mr Eickelkamp represents international and domestic large-scale companies, as well as small and medium-sized companies, in all fields of information and communications technology.

Mr Eickelkamp has a diploma in electrical engineering from the Technical University of Berlin and a PhD in physics from the Max Planck Institute and University of Stuttgart. Following his studies, he secured a year-long postdoctoral position at the Centre for Material Development and Structural Studies in Toulouse.

Passionate about software technologies, Mr Eickelkamp’s main areas of practice are computer science, software, business methods and allegedly non-technical inventions. He also has broad expertise in communication technologies, telecoms, automation and electronics.

Grünecker was founded in 1924 and is among the largest IP law firms in Europe. The firm employs more than 100 attorneys and provides the full range of IP services in all technical and legal areas. The firm has its headquarters in Munich and branch offices in Berlin, Cologne and Paris.

Professional associations

  • German Physical Society

Firm details

Grünecker Patent Attorneys and Attorneys-at-Law
Leopoldstrasse 4
Munich 80802

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