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Dr Anna Geiger


German Patent Attorney


Anna’s clients are mostly drawn from chemical industries. Her work mainly relates to drafting and prosecuting patent applications, and maintaining and enforcing granted patents. Her strong background in the field ideally equips her to provide outstanding services to clients from this broad sector of industry.

Her expertise includes polymer chemistry and construction chemistry, pharmaceuticals and organic chemistry. She also handles patent applications in the areas of steel manufacture, alloys, semiconductor chemistry, surfactant chemistry and cosmetics. She prosecutes both German and European patent applications and is also responsible for coordinating parallel proceedings worldwide.

since 2015
German patent attorney at Maiwald
2012 - 2015
Patent attorney trainee at Maiwald

Admitted to practice as German patent attorney
2012 - 2015
Studied patent attorney law at the University of Hagen
2008 - 2012
Doctoral degree in the field of vitamin synthesis from the Philipps University of Marburg in cooperation with an international chemicals concern
2002 - 2008
Studied chemistry at the Philipps University of Marburg

  • Patent grant procedures and portfolio management
  • Filing strategies and drafting patent applications
  • Freedom-to-operate und validity opinions
  • Opposition and nullity proceedings

  • German Patent Attorney Association
  • GDCh

  • German
  • English