Hess, Adriana Orlebeke
1910 - 1998

Alias: Adriana Orlebeke
Born: 8/17/1910 in Sheboygan, Wisconsin
Died: 8/5/1998
Professional Facts

Regions and States of Practice:
WI, Midwest
Legal Education:
University of Wisconsin Law School, 1932
Positions During Her Career:
Worked for Madison attorney Phillip Porter (1932-1933)
Law examiner for Wisconsin Public Service Commission (1933-1936)
Member of the Wisconsin Chapter of Order of the Coif
President of Arizona Federation of Woman's Clubs
Volunteer to the Peace Corps (1969-?)
Woman ever to be managing editor of the Daily Cardinal at the University of Wisconsin (May 10, 1930)
Distinguished Service Award from Tacoma Audubon Society

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.