Senior Vice President of Balint, Brown and Basri LLC, Adjunct Professor, Fordham University Law School
Carole Basri, a Senior Vice President of Balint, Brown and Basri LLC, a legal staffing company, is an adjunct professor at Fordham University Law School. She has been an adjunct professor at the University of Pennsylvania Law School, New York Law School and Benjamin N. Cardozo Law School. She taught at Peking University Law School in 2011.
She was assistant counsel on the U.S. Senate Antitrust and Monopoly Subcommittee, and was an attorney at the Federal Trade Commission. She was in-house counsel at the advertising agency of NW Ayer Inc., which she left to become an associate at Baker & McKenzie. Later, she joined Hall, Dickler, Lawler, Kent and Friedman. Carole was in-house counsel at Maidenform Inc. and a consultant to the Perrier Group, Inc. From 1994 to 2002, she was a consultant to Deloitte & Touche LLP, and helped to create its Ethics and Compliance practice.
In 2003, Carole was a member of the U.S. State Department’s “Future of Iraq” Project. She was also a member for the Coalition Provisional Authority, and worked with the Iraqi Reconstruction Development Council on business, anti-corruption and transparency issues in Iraq. Carole also worked with the Iraqi Ministry of Health and the Iraqi Red Crescent on health and legal issues. She is now president of the World Organization of Jews from Iraq. Carole is also a documentary film producer, and recently produced a documentary on hemophiliacs in Iraq who contracted AIDS through tainted blood.
Carole is a graduate of Barnard College, Columbia University and NYU School of Law, where she was a member of its National Moot Court Team.