Elizabeth Nevle is an associate and litigation attorney in the Houston office of Foley & Lardner LLP. She is a member of the firm’s Business Litigation & Dispute Resolution and Government Enforcement Defense & Investigations Practices. She originally joined Foley in 2019 as a summer associate.
Elizabeth focuses her practice in tax controversy, in addition to 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. Elizabeth is currently enrolled at New York University to obtain her LL.M in Taxation.
She was also a student attorney for the Low Income Taxpayer Clinic at South Texas College of Law Houston.
- 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
- 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)
- 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)
- Member, Houston Bar Association, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Committee
- Member, National Asian Pacific American Bar Association
- Member, Asian American Bar Association of Houston
- United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas
- United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas
- United States District Court for the Western District of Texas
- United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas