Pierce, Nellie C. Brewer

Details
Alias: Nellie C. Brewer
Professional Facts

Regions and States of Practice:
CA, West
NM, West
Positions During Her Career:
Private practitioner with Edward Dobson (1908-1913)
Practiced in the firm of Pierce & Pierce with her husband (1913-1916)
Juvenile public defender in California (1916-?)
Firsts:
Woman to serve as secretary–treasurer of the New Mexico Bar Association
Woman to practice law in New Mexico


Further Research Materials

References:
A Celebration of New Mexico's First Women Lawyers
A Celebration of New Mexico's First Women Lawyers, New Mexico's Women's Bar Association, avaialble at: http://www.nmbar.org/Attorneys/BarsLegalGroups/NMWomensBar/womanbarfirst100.pdf