Trailblazing Women Chief Justices

The Mentor (Spring 2019), p. 4

2 Pages Posted: 6 May 2019

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Norman Otto Stockmeyer

Western Michigan University Cooley Law School

Date Written: April 6, 2019


Nearly 60 women have achieved the position of Chief Justice of a state Supreme Court in the past 50+ years. Here are brief profiles of a few who were of particular significance as trailblazers.

Keywords: courts, women jurists

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Stockmeyer, Norman Otto, Trailblazing Women Chief Justices (April 6, 2019). The Mentor (Spring 2019), p. 4. Available at SSRN:

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