Panamanian feminist, lawyer, justice, suffrage leader, and women's rights activist.
An attorney and judge. The 116th US Supreme Court justice and the first African-American woman in this position.
The first woman Prime Minister of Britain
A feminist law professor, legal scholar, writer, and a sex equality and human rights activist.
A lawyer, politician, and diplomat. The first female African-American US Senator and the first female Senator from Illinois.
A Politician, lawyer, voting rights activist, and bestselling author. The first African-American woman to be a major party’s nominee for governor, the first African-American to lead in the House of Representatives of Georgia, and the first African-American woman and first Georgian to deliver a Response to the State of the Union.
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.
A Lawyer, federal judge, law professor, and the 103rd US Supreme Court associate justice.