Anne M. Tompkins is a partner at the law firm of Cadwalader, Wickersham and Taft. She was the United States Attorney for the Western District of North Carolina from April 2010 to March 2015. Anne also served as an Assistant U.S. Attorney in the Western District of North Carolina, during which time she was detailed for eight months to the Regime Crimes Liaison Office in Baghdad, Iraq, where she assisted the Iraqi Special Tribunal investigation into international humanitarian crimes committed by members of the regime of Saddam Hussein. She received her law degree from the University of North Carolina School of Law. She received a Master of Public Administration degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and a Bachelor of Arts from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte.