WASHINGTON, D.C.—Venable LLP is pleased to announce the addition of a group of five partners to its growing Intellectual Property Litigation – Technology Group. Timothy J. Carroll and Steven M. Lubezny will reside in the firm’s Chicago office; Manny J. Caixeiro and Laura Wytsma will reside in the firm’s Los Angeles office; and Elizabeth M. Manno will reside in the firm’s Washington, DC office. In addition, Vivian Sandoval, an associate, will reside in the Chicago office.
Ms. Manno advises U.S. and international clients in the technology industry on patent infringement and other intellectual property matters. She has litigated patent and trademark cases before federal courts nationwide, including the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, and has secured wins for clients throughout various stages of litigation. Her intellectual property experience in the technology sector involves semiconductors, GPS, wireless devices, medical devices, and databases.