Philbrook, Mary
1872 -

Born: 8/6/1872 in , District of Columbia
Professional Facts

Regions and States of Practice:
NJ, Northeast
Positions During Her Career:
Private practitioner in Jersey City and Kewark
Attorney for the New Jersey Legal Aid Association, the State Board of Children's Guardians
Probation Officer of Essex County
Special investigator for the United States government
Woman to make application for admission to the New Jersey Bar

Further Research Materials

First Women Lawyers in the United States
C. Sleeth, First Women Lawyers in the United States, Bar Association (July 18, 1997)
Sacket, William. Scannell’s New Jersey’s First Citizens: biographies and Portraits of the Notable Living Men and Women of New Jersey with informing glimpses into the State’s History and Affairs. J.J. Scannell, Paterson, NJ (1917)
Women Lawyer's Club, The Woman's Tribune, July 15, 1899, at 52
The Club Woman: Woman's World, New York etc.: Oct. 1899, at 29
New Jersey Annual Meeting, The Woman's Journal, December 12, 1896
Women Lawyer's First Appearance, New York Times, November 28, 1895, at 1