Koren W. Wong-Ervin


Koren is Director of Antitrust & IP Policy & Litigation at Qualcomm Incorporated, a Senior Expert and Researcher at China’s University of International Business and Economics, and an Academic Advisor at China's University of Political Law & Science. Prior to joining Qualcomm, Koren was Director of the Global Antitrust Institute (GAI) and an Adjunct Professor of Law at George Mason University; Counsel for Intellectual Property and International Antitrust in the Office of International Affairs at the U.S. Federal Trade Commission; and served as an Attorney Advisor to Federal Trade Commissioner, Joshua Wright. Prior to that, Koren spent almost a decade in private practice, focusing on antitrust litigation and government investigations with a particular focus on issues affecting clients in the technology and financial industries. She currently serves on the American Bar Association (ABA) Section of Antitrust Law’s International Task Force and Due Process Task Force and previous co-chair of the ABA’s 2016 Antitrust in Asia Conference. From 2012 to 2015, she served as a vice chair of the Intellectual Property Committee within the Section of Antitrust Law, and she served on the editorial boards of Antitrust Law Developments (7th edition, and the 2003 Annual Review of Antitrust Law Developments. Koren graduated second in her class from the University of California, Hastings College of Law, and was associate editor of the Hastings Law Review. She earned her BS degree magna cum laude in Political Science from Santa Clara University.