Whitney, Maxine Dorothy
1900 - 1990

Source: Debora K. Kristensen
Source: Debora K. Kristensen

Born: 12/7/1900 in Wyanet, Illinois
Died: 3/30/1990
Ethnicity: White/Caucasian
Professional Facts

Practice Area:
Commercial Law
Will & Estates
Probate Law
Esate Planning
Regions and States of Practice:
ID, West
Legal Education:
University of Idaho College of Law, 1948
Other Education:
Whitney College of Commerce
A.B., History, Oberlin College (1920-1922; 1924)
Univeristy of Oregon (1925)
UC Berkeley (1929)
M.A., Economics, Stanford University (1929-1930)
Positions During Her Career:
Teacher in Coeur d’Alene (1924-1928, 1930-1936)
Taught and managed operations at Whitney College of Commerce (1936-1943)
Court reporter for the Eighth Judicial District (1942-1945)
Worked part-time in the law library of the University of Idaho (1945-1948)
Private practitioner in Coeur d'Alene (1948-1953, 1958-1978)
Probate judge in Coeur d'Alene (1953-1958)

Further Research Materials

1895-1975: The First 50 Women in Idaho Law
Debora K. Kristensen, 1895-1975 : The First 50 Women in Idaho Law. Boise, ID: Presented by Idaho State Bar (2005)