Carl Benoit


Department of Criminal Justice and Psychology


Carl Benoit is a senior attorney manager with 12 years of experience providing legal counsel, advice, and training to FBI field and FBI headquarters personnel. He has significant field experience in conducting complex fraud and white collar investigations. 


He was appointed a Special Assistant U.S. Attorney in the Western District of Oklahoma, and he served in two FBI field offices and three FBI headquarters divisions during a 21-year career.


His accomplishments include creating and managing the first legal unit within the FBI’s Critical Incident Response Group; leading a team of attorney instructors that designed, developed, and implemented new legal instruction curriculum at the FBI Academy; and serving as chair for career boards for the selection of field legal personnel. 


He is recognized as an authority within the FBI and DOJ in deadly force training and instruction.


Phone: 724-938-4424

Office: Azorsky Hall Room 117