Rebecca Lynne Neubauer is an intellectual property associate in the Washington, D.C. office of Latham & Watkins.

Ms. Neubauer represents clients in all stages of patent litigation involving numerous industries, including patents covering pharmaceutical, electromechanical, and medical device technologies. Ms. Neubauer has litigated a variety of patent matters in Federal District Court and Patent Trial and Appeal (PTAB) proceedings.  

Prior to joining Latham, Ms. Neubauer was an IP associate at another global law firm, where she advised clients on a variety of biotechnology and medical device matters, as well as related contract cases and appeals to the Federal Circuit.

Ms. Neubauer has maintains active pro bono work, having been a core team member on a Title VII discrimination case in Federal District Court.

While in law school, Ms. Neubauer was an articles editor for the North Carolina Law Review. She earned bachelor’s degrees in chemistry as well as in biochemistry and molecular biology.

Bar Qualification

  • District of Columbia


  • JD, University of North Carolina School of Law, 2018
  • B.A.Sc in Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, 2015
    magna cum laude
  • Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, 2015
    magna cum laude