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  • University of California, Berkeley, B.A. political science and mass communications (2009)
  • University of California, Irvine School of Law, J.D. (2015)


  • California


  • Mandarin

Sheila Chen

 Associate Orange County
Phone: +1 949.798.1301
3 Park Plaza, 20th Floor
Irvine, CA 92614-8505

Sheila Chen is an associate in Crowell & Moring’s Orange County office and is a member of the firm’s Antitrust and Commercial Litigation groups. Her practice focuses on representing Fortune 500 companies from various industries in complex antitrust and commercial litigation.

From 2016 to 2017, Sheila served as a judicial law clerk for the Honorable Roslyn O. Silver of the U.S. District Court for the District of Arizona.

Sheila earned her J.D. from the University of California, Irvine School of Law, where she served as a member of the UCI Law Moot Court Board. While in law school, Sheila served as an extern for the Honorable James V. Selna and clerked for the criminal division of the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Central District of California. As part of the UCI Law Appellate Litigation Clinic, Sheila prepared the briefing, argued before the Ninth Circuit, and successfully obtained a remand on behalf of an asylum applicant seeking relief from political persecution. At Crowell & Moring, Sheila continues to maintain an active pro bono practice, representing individuals seeking asylum and women veterans.

Sheila earned her B.A. from the University of California, Berkeley, with a double major in political science and mass communications.

Sheila currently serves as a Young Lawyers Division Vice Chair for the Orange County Chapter of the Association of Business Trial Lawyers, an elected member of the UCI Law Alumni Association Governing Council, and a member of the Crowell & Moring Women Attorneys’ Network Steering Committee. She is also active in professional organizations, including the Federal Bar Association and the Orange County Asian American Bar Association.


Admitted to practice: California


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