National Association of Attorneys General
Before being appointed as the acting attorney general, Carol Thomas-Jacobs had served as the deputy attorney general in the Attorney General’s Office, Virgin Islands Department of Justice since August 2016. She was the chief of the Civil Division from January 2007 to August 2016 and an assistant attorney general in the Civil Division from May 1999 to January 2007.
She graduated in 1990 from the University of the West Indies, Cave Hill, Barbados, with a Bachelor of Arts (honors) in History and Social Studies with Education. She obtained a Bachelor of Laws (LLB) (honors) in 1995 from the University of the West Indies, Cave Hill, Barbados, and graduated from the Norman Manley Law School, University of the West Indies, Jamaica in 1997. She is admitted to practice in the U.S. Virgin Islands and New York.