Elizabeth P. Nevle


Elizabeth P. Nevle


Elizabeth Nevle is an associate and litigation attorney in the Houston office of Foley & Lardner. She is a member of the firm’s Business Litigation & Dispute Resolution, Government Enforcement Defense & Investigations, and Tax Controversy Practice Groups. She joined Foley in 2019 as a summer associate.

Elizabeth focuses her practice on tax controversy as well as a broad range of commercial litigation matters. She assists clients in tax controversy matters at the administrative, trial, and appellate levels. Elizabeth has gained significant experience practicing in a wide range of state tax matters. She currently is enrolled at New York University to obtain her LL.M in Taxation.

Awards and Recognition

  • 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
  • Lawyers of Color Hot List, 2022


  • Member, Houston Bar Association, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Committee
  • Member, National Asian Pacific American Bar Association
  • Member, Asian American Bar Association of Houston
  • Member, Houston Young Lawyers Association

Presentations and Publications

  • Co-presenter, Start Up Tax Conference, “What Happened to Allocable Income?” (May 23, 2023)
  • Co-presenter, Chicago Tax Club, “What Ever Happened to Allocable Income?” (November 9, 2022)
  • 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)


29 April 2024 Health Care Law Today

2024 Health Care & Life Sciences Top Trends

Foley & Lardner’s 2024 Health Care & Life Sciences Top Trends publication unpacks fast-moving developments to help your business.
23 February 2024 Health Care Law Today

New False Claims Act Stats Show Jump in DOJ-Driven Investigations

The Department of Justice’s annual False Claims Act press release revealed that it increased self-initiated investigations for the federal fiscal year ending September 30, 2023, by 1.5 times over the prior year.
24 March 2023 Innovative Technology Insights

IRS Issues Notice on Treatment of NFTs as Collectibles

Due by June 19, the IRS is currently accepting comments on the treatment of certain NFTs as collectibles for tax purposes.
21 December 2022 In the News

Foley Attorneys Named to Lawyers of Color 2022 Hot List

Foley & Lardner LLP is pleased to announce four of its attorneys are named to the Lawyers of Color 2022 Hot List.
01 September 2022 Manufacturing Industry Advisor

Supply Chain Disruptions in the Energy Industry: Challenges with the Supply of Lithium-ion Batteries

As part of our ongoing Supply Chain Disruption Series, we examine the critical role of lithium-ion batteries supply in modern electric vehicles.
17 August 2022 Newsletters

Warning to All U.S. Taxpayers Who Use Cryptocurrency: “Crypto” Doesn’t Mean Your Currency is Secret — or Protected — from the IRS

On August 15, 2022, the federal court in the Central District of California authorized the IRS to serve a John Doe summons on SFOX, a cryptocurrency prime dealer headquartered in California.