Richard Lawrence ‘Larry’ Carp
Dr. Carp studied at the Sorbonne in Paris, France, holds a B.A. from Washington University in St. Louis, University City, Missouri, M.A. from the Graduate Institute of International Studies, Geneva, Switzerland, and a J.D., Washington University School of Law, University City, Mo.
Before being a a senior partner in the Clayton, Missouri firm of Carp & Sexauer, Dr. Carp worked for the U.S. Department of State and then was Associate Counsel for the Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Constitutional Rights.
Dr. Carp holds memberships in the Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis (former chairman, Immigration Law Committee; former vice chairman, Immigration and Nationality Committee); the St. Louis County Bar Association; the American Bar Association; the American Immigration Lawyers Association; and the Missouri Bar. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers and was Treasurer of its Missouri Chapter.
Dr. Carp is also a former vice chairman and commissioner of the Missouri Commission on Human Rights; a former member of the Advisory Board of the George Engelmann Math and Science Institute; and former Legal Advisor to the St. Louis Chapter of Image, Inc. (An Hispanic Organization). During the final year of the Clinton Administration he was a Presidential Appointee as Senior Adviser and U. S. Public Delegate to the 55th session of the United Nations General Assembly.
He currently is on the Board of Trustees of the Academy of Science of St. Louis and the Board of Directors of the St. Louis Center for International Relations, and is an Adviser to the Ethiopian Community Association of St. Louis.