Elizabeth P. Nevle



Elizabeth Nevle is an associate for the Litigation Department with Foley & Lardner LLP. She is based in the Houston office where she is a member of the Energy Litigation Practice Group. Elizabeth was also a summer associate at Foley in 2019 and 2020. She has experience researching issues relating to tax, labor and employment, contracts, energy, and bankruptcy matters


  • Awarded, The Jim Alfini/Hans Lawton Award and The Christopher Breen Memorial Award for Advocacy
  • Honored, Dean’s List and Order of Lytae
  • Recipient, Dean’s Merit Scholarship, Lizabeth Parham Matthews Scholarship, Imogen S. Papadopoulos Scholarship, and Houston Bar Association Alternative Dispute Resolution Scholarship
  • Champion, National Sports Law Negotiation Competition, National Moot Court Regional Competition, and Judge Sharon S. McCally Moot Court Competition
  • Best Brief, American Bar Association Regional Competition, National Moot Court Regional Competition, and Wagner Moot Court Competition 

Presentations and Publications

  • Author, “Tales of the Crypt: Global Trends in the Taxation of Cryptocurrency,” 24.2 Currents: JIEL 116 (2021) 
  • Co-author, “Contract Interpretation Issues,” 42nd Annual Advanced Civil Trial Course (2019)


  • South Texas College of Law Houston (JD, summa cum laude, 2021)
    • Editor in Chief, CURRENTS: Journal of International Economic Law
    • Research Assistant, Professor Kevin Yamamoto
    • Student Attorney, Low Income Tax Clinic
    • Langdell Scholar, Contracts and Federal Income Taxation
  • University of Houston (BS, 2015)
    • Major, Political Science


  • Texas
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas