Elizabeth A. Conklin

Associate

As a patent attorney registered before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, Elizabeth assists clients of all sizes with their intellectual property matters. She has experience drafting and prosecuting patents in the chemical, mechanical, and materials science fields. She also assists with freedom-to-operate studies, patent litigation, and opinion work. Her engineering work experience includes positions in industry, consulting, and research.

Education & Admissions

Education

  • University of Louisville

    (B.S., summa cum laude, Chemical Engineering, 2010)

  • University of Louisville

    (M.E., magna cum laude, Chemical Engineering, 2011)

  • Georgetown University Law Center

    (J.D., 2014)

Admissions

  • State of Ohio
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

Experience

REPRESENTATIVE EXPERIENCE

  • Drafted and prosecuted patent applications at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and international patent applications under the Patent Cooperation Treaty.
  • Managed foreign prosecution of U.S. originated applications in Europe, China, and Japan.
  • Prepared patentability, infringement, and freedom-to-operate opinions.

Involvement

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

  • American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA)
  • Cincinnati Bar Association
  • CincyIP
  • Ohio State Bar Association

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

  • Young Professionals Choral Collective of Cincinnati, Board Member