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What’s New


The Society’s Latest Newsletter – April 2022

April 1st, 2022|

An untold Watergate story, Judge Wald's oral history, a trial lawyer's reminiscence, a new Timeline piece, a remembrance of the first female lawyer in the Solicitor General's Office, Harriet Shapiro and more in this new issue.


Read the Oral History of the Honorable Patricia M. Wald

March 16th, 2022|

Patricia M. Wald served 20 years on the D.C. Circuit Court (1979-1999), five of them as Chief Judge (1989-1994). She was the first woman to hold those positions. She wrote more than 800 judicial opinions.


Read the Oral History of the Honorable Stanley Sporkin

November 3rd, 2021|

Stanley Sporkin was a director of enforcement for the Securities and Exchange Commission, general counsel for the Central Intelligence Agency and United States federal judge of the United States District Court for the District of Columbia. His 40-year federal judicial career at times attracted both derision and admiration for his perceived judicial activism.


Read the Oral History of Judith Winston, Esq.

July 29th, 2021|

Judith A. Winston is lawyer, law professor, former General Counsel of the United States Department of Education, and one of the lead members of U.S. President-elect Barack Obama's Agency Review teams for the Departments of Education and Labor.


Read the Oral History of Nancy Duff Campbell, Esq.

July 19th, 2021|

Nancy Duff Campbell is a founder and co-president of the National Women's Law Center.   She has focused on women's law and public policy issues and has participated in the development of legislative initiatives regarding women's rights, emphasizing issues affecting low‑income women, and has authored articles on women's legal issues.

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