Grimes, Vernette C.

Ethnicity: African American/Black
Professional Facts

Legal Education:
Nashville-Kent College of Law
African-American woman to pass a written Tennessee State Bar Examination
Woman to graduate from Kent's law school
Second African-American woman to graduate from a law school in Tennessee

Further Research Materials

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