Grimes, Vernette C.
Ethnicity: African American/Black
Legal Education:Nashville-Kent College of Law
Firsts:African-American woman to pass a written Tennessee State Bar Examination
Woman to graduate from Kent's law school
Second African-American woman to graduate from a law school in Tennessee
Further Research Materials
Smith, J. Clay (John Clay), Emancipation : The Making of the Black Lawyer, 1844-1944. Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press (1993)