Profiles in IP Law: An Interview with Elizabeth Day Hochberg Assistant General Counsel, General Services Administration

Matthew P. Hintz

©2014. Published in Landslide, Vol. 6, No. 4, March/April 2014, by the American Bar Association. Reproduced with permission. All rights reserved. This information or any portion thereof may not be copied or disseminated in any form or by any means or stored in an electronic database or retrieval system without the express written consent of the American Bar Association or the copyright holder.

Beth Hochberg is a member of the U.S. General Services Administration’s (GSA’s) Office of General Counsel (OGC). She advises the agency in all areas of intellectual property law and strategy. Ms. Hochberg is acknowledged as a leading legal expert and practitioner in the fields of open government and federal agency use of social media.

Prior to earning her JD and LLM degrees from the University of New Hampshire School of Law’s Franklin Pierce Center for Intellectual Property, Ms. Hochberg received a bachelor’s degree in chemistry and a master’s degree in piano performance from Kansas State University. She clerked at both the United States Patent and Trademark Office and the International Trade Commission’s Office of Unfair Import Investigations and was editor-in-chief of the University of New Hampshire Law Review. She is the author of two books on intellectual property law and has released two CDs of classical piano music.

Premium Content For:
  • Intellectual Property Law Section
Join - Now