Elizabeth Gitlin

Gitlin Elizabeth
Elizabeth Gitlin provides counsel on matters related to intellectual property protection and patent strategy. Prior to joining Venable, Elizabeth was a primary patent examiner at the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). While at the USPTO, she conducted patentability examinations for wells and earth drilling equipment. Elizabeth also reviewed ex parte appeals with the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB).




  • J.D. cum laude Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law 2014
  • B.S.M.E. University of Wisconsin-Madison 2006

Bar Admissions

  • District of Columbia
  • Connecticut
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office