Lehmann, Virginia L. North
1904 - 1986

Alias: Virginia L. North
Born: 1904 in Green Bay, Wisconsin
Died: 10/18/1986
Professional Facts

Regions and States of Practice:
WI, Midwest
DC, South
Legal Education:
University of Wisconsin Law School, 1928
Other Education:
Smith College
Positions During Her Career:
Clerk for Louis Quarle in Milwaukee (1928)
Assistant secretary of Farm Sales & Mfg. Co. (1929?-1930)
Assistant district attorney in Milwaukee (1930-1932)
Formed and practiced with Beyer, Powers & North
Worked for the Chicago Legal Aid Bureau (1940-1959)
Worked for the Children's Bureau and the Office of Aging (1960s)
Attorney for the National Council on Aging
Consultant to the District of Columbus government

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.