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Caroline Sheldon

Caroline Sheldon

Director, Graduate and International Programs

Phone: 
(814) 867-3441
Principal Office: 
University Park
Education: 

LL.M., Penn State University
Second State Law Exam, Nuremberg Higher Regional Court, Germany
First State Law Exam, Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen, Germany

Caroline Sheldon is the director of graduate and international programs at Penn State Law. She developed and teaches U.S. Common Law Skills for foreign-trained lawyers. Prior to joining Penn State she was a corporate compliance attorney for Siemens Corporation, where she led, coordinated, and monitored internal compliance investigations worldwide, advised on legal issues and helped develop corporate compliance policy. From 2001-2007 she was the legal advisor at the U.S. Embassy in Berlin, where she provided legal analysis on all aspects of German, EU, and international law. She is admitted to practice law in Germany and in New York.

“Judicial Cooperation in Criminal Matters between the U.S. and Germany,” DAJV Newsletter (2/2006)

“U.S.-Leasing transactions – Basic Structure of a Transnational Financing,” Der Betrieb (2/2001)