Carrie Schroll is an associate in the International Trade and National Security Practice in the Washington, D.C., office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP, focusing her practice in the areas of national security reviews by the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS), export controls (ITAR and EAR), trade and economic sanctions (OFAC), customs, anti-boycott restrictions, anti-money laundering (AML) regulations, and compliance with the U.S. Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA).

She advises a diverse range of clients on international trade and FCPA due diligence in connection with corporate transactions. She regularly counsels clients regarding internal investigations related to compliance with economic sanctions, export controls, and anti-corruption laws. She also routinely assists clients in developing international trade and anticorruption compliance programs.


Thought Leadership


“Trump Administration Bans Dealings in Venezuelan Cryptocurrency in a First Step Toward Extending Sanctions to Digital Currency Transactions,” Kirkland & Ellis LLP Alert

“Understanding the Rising Corruption, Sanctions and Money Laundering Risks of Doing Business with Venezuela,” Kirkland & Ellis LLP Alert

“The Trump Administration Sharpens Secondary Sanctions — China and Russia Are On Notice,” Kirkland & Ellis LLP Alert

Memberships & Affiliations

American Bar Association


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2015Virginia
  • 2016District of Columbia


  • English
  • French


  • Northwestern Pritzker School of LawJ.D.magna cum laude2015

    Order of the Coif

    Articles Editor, Northwestern Law Review

  • College of William & MaryB.A., Political Science; French Minormagna cum laude2010

    Monroe Scholar