About Attorney Elizabeth C. Richter

  • Awarded AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell® by clients and peers for her outstanding service and expertise.
  • Prosecuted successfully thousands of automotive part and chemical product patent applications.
  • Granted over 500 design patents.
  • Works with major European and Asian corporations and legal associates to conform PCT and foreign applications to U.S. requirements.

Prior Experience

  • Associate for a major New York City intellectual property law firm, where she specialized in litigation, interferences and patent prosecution in the fields of chemistry, pharmaceuticals, and biotechnology.

Professional Associations

  • Nassau County Bar Association, Chair, Intellectual Property Committee, 2002 – 2003
  • New York Intellectual Property Law Association
  • American Bar Association
  • American Intellectual Property Law Association
  • International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI)
  • Women Presidents' Organization (WPO)

Publications and Presentations

  • Speaker at the 2013 10th International Conference and Expo on Emerging Technologies for a Smarter World
  • Selected as Who’s Who in Intellectual Property Law and Who’s Who in Women in Professional Services for Long Island Business News
  • Articles published in the Nassau Lawyer, the Attorney of Nassau and the New York State Bar Journal

Bar Admissions

  • New York
  • U.S. Court of Appeals – Federal Circuit
  • U.S. District Courts – Eastern and Southern Districts of New York
  • Registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office


  • J.D., cum laude, New York University School of Law
  • Moot Court Board, New York University School of Law
  • B.A., Chemistry, Cornell University

Practice Areas