Elisabeth Hunt co-chairs Wolf Greenfield's Post-Grant Proceedings Practice, which is ranked in the top five of all law firms for best overall performance before the Patent and Trial Appeal Board (PTAB) over a five-year period by Patexia's 2020 IPR Intelligence Report. Elisabeth has represented patent challengers and patentees in over 50 proceedings before the PTAB, and regularly serves as lead counsel for sophisticated technology companies in inter partes review (IPR), post-grant review (PGR), and patent reexamination proceedings.
Elisabeth is also experienced in US and foreign patent prosecution, and counsels clients in developing IP portfolio strategies that complement and enhance their business objectives, and is experienced in providing studies and opinions including IP due diligence, freedom-to-operate, competitive landscape, patentability and infringement studies, as well as litigation support.
Elisabeth’s technical experience spans a wide range of electrical and computer technologies, including speech technology, language understanding, machine learning, 3D printing, media technology, accessibility technology, social networking, gaming, financial transactions, data storage and recovery, signal processing, software, and electronics.
"Wolf Greenfield’s Post-Grant Proceedings Practice features a team that’s unparalleled in its ability to pick apart technically complex cases to plot a path to success. The team quickly distills cases down to key technical issues to develop and present winning arguments. Moreover, working with Rich and Elisabeth in particular is a pleasure: they are highly responsive, engaging and tenacious. I highly value and trust their judgment and work product."
Elisabeth has been named a Rising Star by Super Lawyers, as well as a IP Star by Managing IP. In addition, she is recognized on the inaugural Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch list by The Best Lawyers in America©.
She received the Daniel J. Fern Award from Suffolk University Law School for graduating first in her class. She also received an Academic Leadership Scholarship, the Best Brief Award in Legal Practice Skills, and Jurisprudence Awards in numerous areas of law.
Elisabeth is a member of the Tau Beta Pi National Engineering Honor Society. She was also a recipient of the Lucent Technologies Bell Laboratories Graduate Research Fellowship.
Elisabeth is a classically trained soprano and minored in Music Performance in both college and graduate school. She was an MIT Concerto Competition winner and a four-year recipient of the Emerson Advanced Music Performance Fellowship at MIT. She has been a member of many choral groups, including the Princeton Katzenjammers and the Tanglewood Festival Chorus of the Boston Symphony Orchestra.