Thérèse de Saint Phalle
Born in New York, New York. Educated in France, Switzerland and the United States of America.
Holds law degrees from the University of Alabama, Harvard University and the Université de Paris II (Panthéon-Assas).
Practiced and taught law in France and the United States of America.
General Counsel to the French subsidiary of an Anglo-American multinational corporation (1992-1994).
Chief of Section, Legal Services Branch, United Nations Compensation Commission (1998-2005).
Senior Legal Adviser, United Nations Operation in Côte d’Ivoire (2005-2008).