SRS Presenter Bio
Elizabeth Weiswasser is a partner in her firm and litigates patent and intellectual property cases. She specializes in the life sciences, particularly biologic and pharmaceutical technologies. Before law school she did undergraduate and graduate work in biochemistry, molecular biology and cell biology. She is an Adjunct Professor of Law at New York University Law School, where she co-teaches Biotechnology Patent Law, and she is also a frequent lecturer and writer on intellectual property related issues in the life sciences and related sectors. She has an extensive pro bono practice, including leading the team that represents the Epilepsy Foundation. Her firm is Weil, Gotshal & Manges, New York, NY.