Ann Chen is Abbott’s Senior Counsel for social media and digital assets, supporting the company’s social and digital objectives globally, including on issues including digital marketing, social media strategy and communications, e-commerce, mobility, and governance. Prior to joining Abbott, Ann was global trademark counsel for a global consumer goods company working in the chocolate, confectionery, food, and beverage industries, focusing on counseling, enforcement, licensing, domain names, copyright, and social media. She previously worked at the law firms of Kirkland & Ellis and Goldberg Kohn.
Ann attended Yale University and the University of Michigan Law School, and clerked for Judge Adalberto Jordan in the U.S District Court in the Southern District of Florida (now on the 11th Circuit). She was named one of National Law Journal's "Top 40 Under 40 - Chicago's Rising Stars."