Judith Winston has received the prestigious Thurgood Marshall Award from the District of Columbia Bar Association, the Margaret Brent Women Lawyers of Achievement Award from the American Bar Association’s Commission on Women in the Profession, and the Lawyer of the Year Award from the Women’s Bar Association. She serves on NPR’s Board of Directors, Partners for Democratic Change International, the Southern Education Foundation, and the National Law Center on Poverty and Homelessness. She is the author of many articles on education, civil rights, and employment discrimination, and women of color in the workplace.

Read her oral history here.