Carol is a trial lawyer whose practice is concentrated in the areas of white collar criminal defense and regulatory law, commercial litigation, and employment litigation. She has a wide range of experience handling complex matters before the federal and state trial courts throughout Massachusetts. Carol serves as co-chair of the firm’s white collar and regulatory practice group and has served on the firm’s management committee.
Carol is a past President of the Boston Bar Association and its governing council for the 2016-2017 program year. She has also served as the BBA’s President-Elect, Vice President, Treasurer, Secretary, a member of the Council and Executive Committee, the Co-Chair of the Diversity and Inclusion Group Mentoring Program, and the Co-Chair of the BBA’s Criminal law Section. Carol is a past Chair of the Joint Bar Committee on Judicial Appointments and the former Vice-Chair for the White Collar Defense and Investigations Committee for the International Association of Defense Counsel.
Prior to joining Conn Kavanaugh, Carol was Chief of the Economic Crimes Division of the Massachusetts Attorney General’s Office, where she concentrated her work in the areas of white collar crime and public corruption, often involving complex financial crimes. She frequently coordinated her efforts with related state and federal agencies, such as the Board of Bar Overseers, the United States Attorney’s Office, the Securities Exchange Commission, and the State Department of Revenue.