11Evelyn Chen

Evelyn Chen

Director of Ericsson’s IP Rights & Licensing Group

Speaker Info

Speaking Sessions

November 8, 20214:30
November 9, 20212:30
November 10, 20212:30
November 11, 20212:30


Evelyn Chen is a Director in Ericsson’s IP Rights & Licensing group. In her role, Evelyn supports Ericsson’s patent licensing policies and practices for its industry-leading patent portfolio of over 57,000 patents.  Before joining Ericsson, Evelyn was a patent litigator and prosecutor at Sidley Austin LLP, representing both national and international clients. She clerked for the Chief Judge David Folsom in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas.  Evelyn has an electrical engineering degree and a law degree from The University of Texas at Austin.


  • J.D. University of Texas School of Law (2006)
  • B.S., Electrical Engineering, University of Texas Austin (2001)