Member: American Bar Association, American Academy Diplomacy, America-China Society.
Charlene Barshefsky, American lawyer, former federal official. Named one of The 50 Most Influential Women Lawyers in America, The National Law Journal, 2007, Washington's Most Influential Women Lawyers, 2010, The Decade's Most Influential Lawyers, 2010, The Top Lawyers in Washington District of Columbia, Washingtonian magazine, 2007, 2009; recipient Lifetime Achievement award, Chambers & Partners, 2007.
Associate Steptoe & Johnson LLP, Washington, 1975—1983, partner, 1983—1993. Deputy United States Trade Republican Office United States Trade Republican, Executive Office of the President, 1993-1996, United States Trade Republican, 1996—2001. Public policy scholar Woodrow Wilson International Center, 2001.
Senior international partner Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale & Dorr, LLP (WilmerHale), since 2001. Board directors Starwood Hotel & Resorts Worldwide, Inc., since 2001, The Estee Lauder Companies Inc., since 2001, American Express Company, since 2001, Intel Corporation, since 2004.