An attorney and judge. The 116th US Supreme Court justice and the first African-American woman in this position.
A lawyer, politician, and women's rights advocate. The mother of the feminist movement in Spain.
A feminist law professor, legal scholar, writer, and a sex equality and human rights activist.
An economist and attorney. The first African-American woman in the US to earn a Ph.D. in economics, the first woman to receive a law degree from the University of Pennsylvania Law School, and the first African-American woman to be admitted to the Pennsylvania bar.
A lawyer and Democratic politician served as the 32nd attorney general of Nevada. The first Latina in the US Senate and the first woman to represent Nevada.
A politician, lawyer, educator, author, and commentator. The 47th Governor of Michigan – the first woman in this position.
An environmental activist and a consumer advocate. Famous for the case she built against the Pacific Gas and Electric Company of California in 1993.
A Lawyer, federal judge, law professor, and the 103rd US Supreme Court associate justice.
The first female lawyer on the west coast, a public defender pioneer, an editor, and a suffrage leader.
Abolitionist, suffragist, journalist, publisher, teacher, and lawyer. The first black woman publisher in North America and the first woman publisher in Canada.