Strauss, Amelia Corkland
1908 - 1976

Alias: Amelia Corkland
Born: 9/25/1908 in Knoxville, Tennessee
Died: 1976
Ethnicity: White/Caucasian
Professional Facts

Regions and States of Practice:
TN, South
Legal Education:
University of Tennessee College of Law, 1930
Positions During Her Career:
Private practitioner with the firm of Campbell & Corkland (1932-1934)
Formed the firm Strauss & Strauss with her husband in Knoxville (1934-)
Active on the Tenessee Bar Association
Served as a President of the Women's Section

Further Research Materials

50 Years of Pioneers: Early Women in the Law
"50 Years of Pioneers: Early Women in the Law." Tennessee Bar Association. Retrieved 2001, available at
Laura Miller Derry, Digest of Women Lawyers and Judges. Lousville, Kentucky: Dunne Press (1949)