Elizabeth Gardner has been an attorney with Kenyon & Kenyon since 1991. Ms. Gardner's practice embraces all phases of litigation involving patented technology in the chemical, materials, pharmaceutical, electrical, medical products and medical diagnostics industries. She has represented clients in numerous bench trials, jury trials, pre-trial proceedings in both Federal District Court and the International Trade Commission, and in appeals before the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.

Ms. Gardner's experience also includes patent interference practice, patent prosecution before the United States Patent and Trademark Office, and a variety of other patent-related matters, including licensing and transfer of intellectual property rights, as well as client counseling and opinion work regarding patentability, validity and infringement.

representative matters
  • In the matter of Certain Handheld Electronic Computing Devices, 337-TA-769, representing clients Barnes & Noble and Inventec 
  • Medtronic v. Blackstone Medical, Inc. (D. Mass) 
  • Infineum v. Afton Chemical Corp. (D. Del.) 
  • Savient and Organon v. Duramed and Barr (D. N.J.)
  • Boston Scientific Scimed v. Cordis Corporation (D. Del.) 
  • Inverness v. Princeton BioMeditech Corporation (D. N.J.)
  • Abbott Labs v. Inverness and Princeton BioMeditech (D. Mass)
  • Sony Electronics v. Soundview (D. Conn)
  • Smiths Industries v. Vital Signs (N.D. Ill.)

bar and court admissions
  • New York
  • Registered Patent Attorney: U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York
professional organizations

The American Bar Association, The Federal Circuit Bar Association, The New York Intellectual Property Law Association, The Association of the Bar of the City of New York