Elizabeth N. Sneitzer


Washington, D.C.
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Liza Sneitzer handles a wide variety of patent litigation matters related to complex technologies, including computer software, optics, semiconductor design, mechanical devices, telecommunications, and automotive technologies. Drawing on her experience as a patent prosecutor and physicist, Liza has both the legal knowledge to analyze patent validity and the technical knowledge to analyze product infringement. She has considerable experience drafting pleadings, motions, case assessments, and invalidity contentions for patent infringement cases. Liza works closely with clients to gain a comprehensive understanding of their matters and technology to achieve all objectives, enabling her to serve as a strong advocate in the courtroom.

Recognitions and Memberships


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


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


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


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