Cooper, Ollie May

Ethnicity: African American/Black
Professional Facts

Legal Education:
Howard University School of Law, 1921
Positions During Her Career:
Administrative clerk at Howard Law School
African-American woman admitted to Washington D.C. bar (1926)
Formed law partnership with Isadora A. Jackson composed soley of African-American women

Further Research Materials

Smith, J. Clay (John Clay), Emancipation : The Making of the Black Lawyer, 1844-1944. Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press (1993)