Perkins, Daisy D.

Ethnicity: African American/Black
Professional Facts

Practice Area:
Criminal Law
Regions and States of Practice:
OH, Midwest
Other Education:
Studied law under Judge M. B. Earnhart in Columbus, Ohio
African-American woman admitted to the Ohio bar (1919)
African-American woman to seek election to the Ohio General Assembly (1924)

Further Research Materials

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