Elizabeth Petow Mayo


Mayo, Elizabeth

Elizabeth (Liz) Mayo's practice focuses on all aspects of corporate law. She represents public and private companies in a variety of industries, including technology, life sciences and financial services. Ms. Mayo was a summer associate at WilmerHale in 2016.

While in law school, Ms. Mayo was a student advocate at Harvard Law School's Veterans Legal Clinic, representing veterans pro bono before the Department of Veterans Affairs and the Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims. She also volunteered as a tax preparer for low-income individuals and families.

Previously, Ms. Mayo was a legal intern at the MIT Office of the General Counsel where she assisted attorneys with projects in several disciplines, including intellectual property, charitable giving and real estate.

Before law school, Ms. Mayo was a paralegal at a Boston-area immigration law firm.

Publications & News


March 14, 2018

WilmerHale Counsels Voyager Therapeutics in Global Strategic Collaboration with AbbVie

Voyager Therapeutics, Inc., a clinical-stage gene therapy company, and AbbVie, a global biopharmaceutical company, announced that they have entered into an exclusive strategic collaboration and option agreement to develop and commercialize vectorized antibodies directed against tau for the treatment of Alzheimer's disease and other neurodegenerative diseases.


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JD, Harvard Law School, 2017

BA, English and Russian, cum laude, University of Vermont, 2010

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