Profile

Michael Li-Ming Wong

Michael Li-Ming Wong
555 Mission St. Suite 3000
San Francisco, CA 94105
Phone: 415-398-8200
Fax: 415-374-8434
Mwong@gibsondunn.com

City: San Francisco

State Bar of California Admission Date:  Jan. 13, 1998

Other Jurisdictions Admission Dates:  

  • District of Columbia, Oct. 5, 1998

Education:

  • Harvard University, J.D. degree magna cum laude, Editor, Harvard Law Review; 1991 – 1994
  • Pomona College, B.A. degree, 1986 – 1990

Employment (Current and Past):

  • Partner, Gibson Dunn & Crutcher, San Francisco; 2012 – present
  • Partner, Ropes & Gray, San Francisco; 2008 – 2012
  • Assistant United States Attorney, U.S. Department of Justice, Northern District of California; 2000 – 2008
  • Chief, White Collar Crimes Section; 2005 – 2008
  • Chief, Major Crimes Section; 2004 – 2005
  • Associate, Williams & Connolly, Washington DC, 1996 – 2000
  • Law Clerk, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, U.S. Supreme Court; 1995 – 1996Law Clerk, Judge José A. Cabranes, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit; 1994 – 1995

State Bar Activities:

  • Commission on Judicial Nominees Evaluation, member, 2013 – present

Local Bar Activities:

  • Co-Chair, Government Enforcement & Compliance Committee, National Asian Pacific American Bar Association; 2010 – present

Publications:

Other:

  • Instructor, Trial Advocacy, Stanford University Law School, 2006 – present
  • Instructor, Trial Advocacy, U.S. Department of Justice, 2005 – 2008
  • Board of Directors, San Francisco Shakespeare Festival, 2009 – present