Raised between North America and East Asia, Ann completed her higher education in the United States. She graduated cum laude with a degree in Global Studies from the University of California – Los Angeles in 2012 and earned her J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center in Washington, D.C. in 2015. During her time at law school, she was a member of the Georgetown Journal of International Law and worked as a Research Assistant for the O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law. She also completed internships with the Chief Judge for the District of Columbia Court of Appeals and the Hong Kong office of the Chinese International Economic and Trade Arbitration Commission.
Since graduating law school, she has interned at international law firms in Paris and London, working in their international dispute resolution departments. Her work has been primarily focused on commercial arbitration, investment dispute resolution, and public international law. In addition, she was co-lecturer for a course on international business law at the University of Paris-Sorbonne.
Ann is a member of the California Bar.