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Passionate patent attorneys based in Hamburg.

Innovations are what underpin your products and services – and are essential to the success of your company. That’s why it is crucial to protect your ideas early and in the right way.

The expert team at SEEMANN & PARTNER is committed wholeheartedly to ensuring this protection – at national, European and international level. We develop an in-depth understanding, see the big picture and drill down to the finest details with passion and precision. As a result, we are able to identify the right framework for optimum legal protection of innovations, trademarks and designs, cracking even the hardest of nuts.

Patent attorneys with heart and soul.

SEEMANN & PARTNER was established in 2003 by patent attorneys Dr Ralph Seemann and Dr Christian Grebner, whose mission was to bring to life their shared vision of providing companies with comprehensive yet bespoke advice. Today, five experienced patent attorneys and a 14-strong team of seasoned professionals successfully support numerous companies in Germany and beyond. Our clients value our professionalism and spirit of partnership. It is not only big-name SMEs, renowned global players and research institutes who rely on our creativity, but also small and innovative firms, start-ups and individuals.


We love ideas – and protecting them properly. In doing so, we set great store by professional expertise and personal integrity.


Commitment for a good cause.

Since 2006, the Hoffmann Group Foundation has been supporting projects that foster the development of disadvantaged and traumatised children and young people. We are firmly committed to supporting this essential work and contribute where our help is needed most.

Trust is the best recommendation.

Mutual trust and a far-sighted, carefully considered approach lay the foundation for reflecting on ideas, developing concepts for sensible intellectual property rights and thus safeguarding the future. This philosophy leads time and again to lasting and successful client relations at SEEMANN & PARTNER.

Jungheinrich AG is one of the world’s leading providers of intralogistics solutions. SEEMANN & PARTNER supports Jungheinrich with all patent-related matters in areas such as industrial trucks, battery technology, self-driving vehicles and 4IR.

Helmholtz-Zentrum Hereon in Geesthacht carries out top-class international research for a changing world, with its roughly 1,100 employees generating knowledge and innovations to boost resilience and sustainability. Its research spectrum encompasses high-performance materials, processes and green technologies for mobility and new energy systems. What’s more, it also researches biomaterials for the medical sector, with a view to enhancing quality of life. SEEMANN & PARTNER has been helping Helmholtz-Zentrum hereon GmbH to patent its inventions for many years.

PVA TePla SAM has been a pioneering specialist in acoustic microscopy for more than 30 years. The company develops market-leading solutions for all industries and technological fields that enable reliable and non-destructive materials analysis, whether for inspecting solar and semiconductor systems or detecting defects in the ingots used to manufacture wafers and micro-electromechanical systems. SEEMANN & PARTNER supports the company by providing technical and legal expertise for patent applications.

2b AHEAD Ventures is a company builder and incubator that transforms the forecasts and ideas of 2b AHEAD – one of Europe’s largest think tanks for future ideas – into business models and then sets up start-ups. SEEMANN & PARTNER supports 2b AHEAD Ventures with the planning and implementation of IP protection for the ideas born in the incubator.


The Hoffmann Group is the innovative market leader for high-quality tools in Europe and has business interests worldwide. Ever since it was founded, SEEMANN & PARTNER has been providing the company with strategic advice and support in all areas of intellectual property protection (trademarks, patents, design).

Kopernikus Automotive in Leipzig develops software solutions for next-generation autonomous driving, based on the application of machine learning and artificial intelligence. SEEMANN & PARTNER supports Kopernikus Automotive in patenting their solutions, which contribute to the fact that the most important component of tomorrow’s car will be its software.

Based in northern Germany, team SE is a major regional company operating in the building materials, home improvement store and energy sectors. SEEMANN & PARTNER has been representing team SE for several years, chiefly in the area of domestic and international trademark law.

Nissen is a hidden champion that offers innovative solutions in the field of mobile road safety. The company is not only characterised by experience and legal and technical expertise, but also by exceptional quality and precision. SEEMANN & PARTNER has been supporting the Nissen Group in all aspects of intellectual property protection, especially trademarks and patents, for decades.

Are you looking for top-class patent attorneys who advise you with sensitivity, expertise and vision and who boast an outstanding success rate in protecting intellectual property just like yours? Then we look forward to meeting you in person at our offices in the heart of Hamburg. Welcome to SEEMANN & PARTNER!

You are on the best way to perfectly protect your ideas!

Patentanwälte mbB
Raboisen 6 • D-20095 Hamburg
Tel. +49 40-300 850 0
Fax +49 40-300 850 10

You are looking for excellent patent attorneys who will advise you with great sensitivity, skills and vision – and who will protect your intellectual property at the highest success rate? Then we are happy to welcome you in person at our intellectual property law firm in the heart of Hamburg. Welcome at SEEMANN & PARTNER!