Garam Dexter joined the "Women, Business and the Law" project in 2012. She conducts legal research of laws and regulations on countries worldwide, with a focus on the Middle East and North Africa. In addition, she provides cross-support to other units in the form of legal analysis on investment, tax and corporate laws of the Middle East. Garam earned a law degree from Damascus University, Syria in 2010. She also holds an LL.M. degree from American University Washington College of Law, specializing in international law and human rights.