Elizabeth N. Sneitzer

Associate

Washington, D.C.
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Overview

Liza Sneitzer litigates patents in complex technologies, including electrical engineering, mechanical systems and software. Serving as a strong advocate for her clients in the courtroom, Liza has enforced and defended patents in U.S. district courts and before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and International Trade Commission.

Liza uses her background as a physicist and patent prosecutor to work closely with clients and gain a comprehensive understanding of their patents and products.

Select Experience

  • Represented complainants and respondents in ITC Section 337 investigations in wind-turbine technology, medical devices and automotive design.
  • Defended clients and enforced patents in numerous U.S. district courts in matters involving computer software, telecommunications and automotive technologies.
  • Prosecuted patents in diverse fields, including software, semi-conductors, video games, unmanned aerial vehicles, mechanical devices and automotive technology.
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Experience

  • Represented complainants and respondents in ITC Section 337 investigations in wind-turbine technology, medical devices and automotive design.
  • Defended clients and enforced patents in numerous U.S. district courts in matters involving computer software, telecommunications and automotive technologies.
  • Prosecuted patents in diverse fields, including software, semi-conductors, video games, unmanned aerial vehicles, mechanical devices and automotive technology.

Recognitions and Memberships

Recognitions

  • The Best Lawyers in America® (2021 to 2023)
    • "Ones to Watch" District of Columbia: Patent Litigation

Memberships

  • American Intellectual Property Law Association
  • National Bar Association
    • IP Division: Secretary

Admissions

  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, Registration No. 77,328
  • Maryland
  • District of Columbia

Education

  • J.D., George Washington University Law School, 2016; American Intellectual Property Law Association, Editorial Staff
  • B.S., Physics, Iowa State University, 2012