Edgerton, Alice Craig
1874 - 1946

Alias: Alice Craig
Born: 6/25/1874 in Caldwell, Wisconsin
Died: 1946
Professional Facts

Practice Area:
Real Property
Regions and States of Practice:
IL, Midwest
WI, Midwest
Legal Education:
Chicago-Kent College of Law, 1910
Other Education:
Carroll College (1893)
LL.M., Chicago Kent College of Law (1911)
Positions During Her Career:
Part of the legal staff of an appraisal firm in Illinois (1911-1923)
Private practitioner in Mukwonago, Wisconsin (1926-1946)
Justice of the peace
Founded Kappa Betta Pi, the first international legal sorority
Founded the Woman's Bar Association of Illinois
Female member of the Waukesha County Bar Association (1926)
President of Kappa Beta Pi
Won an award from the Wisconsin Federation of Women's Clubs for professional achievement and public service (1941)

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.