Sells, Verle E.
1889 - 1940
Born: 12/1/1889 in Eagle River, Wisconsin
Regions and States of Practice:WI, Midwest
Legal Education:Marquette University Law School, 1936
Positions During Her Career:Practiced law in Florence with her brother Arthur
Operated an abstract company in Florence
Circuit court judge on the Florence County bench (1936-1940)
Firsts:Female circuit court judge in Wisconsin
Further Research Materials
Pioneers in the Law: The First 150 Women. State Bar of Wisconsin (1998), Describes the hardships and recognizes the efforts of the first 150 women lawyers admitted to the State Bar of Wisconsin, 1879-1943.