Elizabeth H. Schierman

Elizabeth H. Schierman


Ms. Schierman received her J.D. and her Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering from the University of Idaho. Prior to joining TraskBritt, P.C., Ms. Schierman practiced with an intellectual property law firm in Idaho, counseling businesses and individuals regarding patent, trademark, copyright, and internet law and litigating intellectual property actions in courts throughout the United States. Ms. Schierman is a former Chair of the Intellectual Property Law Section of the Idaho State Bar and currently sits on the Advisory Board to the University of Idaho’s Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering.


Professional Experience

  • Registered Patent Attorney, Dykas & Shaver, LLP (Previously Dykas, Shaver & Nipper, LLP)
  • Federal Judicial Law Clerk, U.S. District Courts, for the District of Idaho
  • Intellectual Property Intern, Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories, Inc.
  • Federal Reporting Officer/Technology Transfer Asst., Washington State University Research Foundation


  • University of Idaho, College of Law, J.D.
  • University of Idaho, B.S. Chemical Engineering, magna cum laude

Bar Admissions

  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
  • Idaho Bar
  • Utah Bar

Court Admissions

  • Supreme Court of Idaho
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Idaho

Selected Publications & Presentations

  • Patent, Trademark, & Copyright Protection: Necessities or Luxuries, THE ADVOCATE, June/July 2011
  • IP Transactions: Identifying & Transferring Ownership, Presentation, IDAHO STATE BAR, Apr. 2011
  • .COM and .NET, Make Room for .TRADEMARK: What Trademark Holders Should Know About the New gTLD Program, THE ADVOCATE, Feb. 2010
  • Notable Differences Between the Rules of Civil Procedure in Idaho’s State and Federal Courts, presentation, IDAHO STATE BAR, Jan. 2010
  • Civil Procedure in Idaho: an Examination of Some Differences Between the Rules of Procedure of the Idaho State and Federal Courts, IDAHO LAW REVIEW, 2009
  • Orphan Works: Congress Considers Lessening Penalties for Copyright Infringers, THE ADVOCATE MAR./APR. 2009


About Trask Britt

David V. Trask and William S. Britt founded TraskBritt, P.C. in 1973. Located in the Intermountain West, the firm represents national and international corporations, research organizations, universities, and individuals throughout the world, with a substantial client base in the European Union. TraskBritt has attorneys admitted to the United State Patent… more

Our Philosophy

The philosophy of TraskBritt is to provide the highest-quality professional and legal services in a timely manner and at a reasonable cost through the use of innovative technologies, practices and procedures and ongoing education and training of the attorneys and professional staff.

Practice Areas

TraskBritt provides all aspects of Intellectual Property Law representation, including U.S. and International Patent Prosecution including contested proceedings, Counseling and Strategic Planning, Designs, Dispute Resolution, Due Diligence, Intellectual Property and Other Complex Litigation, Opinions, Trade Secrets, Trademarks & Copyrights and Transactions and Licensing.

Contact Trask Britt

(801) 532-1922

230 South 500 East
Salt Lake City, Utah 84102

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