Keturah Carr is a Senior Attorney with the U.S. Customs & Border Protection’s Office of the Associate Chief Counsel, New York. Keturah is a 2013 graduate of New York University School of Law, where she was a Dean’s Scholar. Prior to law school, Keturah graduated from the University of Virginia with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Sociology.
While in law school, Keturah was a judicial intern with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission New York Field Office. She also interned with Magistrate Judge Ronald Ellis of the Southern District of New York and the Department of Commerce- Office of General Counsel. Following law school, Keturah was a law clerk for Judge Doris Ling-Cohan of the New York State Supreme Court, Appellate Term. In April 2014, Keturah joined CBP as a staff attorney.
During her time with CBP, Keturah has provided legal support and training on a variety of matters, including constitutional issues, labor and employment, immigration, and trade matters. Keturah was also involved in the development and implementation of CBP’s Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Accessibility plans and nationwide initiative to implement mandatory DEIA training. She is an avid volunteer through mentorship and eldercare non-profit organizations, including Big Brother Big Sister of NYC, God’s Love We Deliver, and iMentor. Keturah currently serves on the board for Bushwick Improvement Society, Inc., a non-profit providing subsidized quality early education to children and their families. She is a native New Yorker, born and raised in Queens.