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Koren Wong-Ervin



  • Director, George Mason University School of Law's Global Antitrust Institute.
  • Washington, D.C.

As of November, 2015, Koren is the Director of George Mason University School of Law's Global Antitrust Institute. Koren formerly served in the FTC, most recently as Attorney Advisor to then Commissioner Joshua Wright, and before then as Counsel for Intellectual Property and International Antitrust in the Office of International Affairs at the U.S. Federal Trade Commission, where she focused on issues at the intersection of antitrust and intellectual property.

Prior to joining the Commission, she 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. Koren has significant experience litigating national and multistate antitrust class actions on both the defense and the plaintiff side. She was a core member of the trial team that handled the defense of the then largest civil antitrust class action in U.S. history for Visa U.S.A., Inc., and a core member of the appellate team in the LePage’s v. 3M bundled pricing case.

She currently serves as a vice chair of the Intellectual Property Committee within the American Bar Association's Section of Antitrust Law.


  • J.D. Hastings College of Law, University of California at Berkeley, magna cum laude
  • B.S. Santa Clara University

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