Women in the Practice of Law

Women Appointed by Mayor Fiorella La Guardia, Dec. 6, 1937

Edith Spivack is pictured at the far right.

Edith I. Spivack, one of the first women to graduate from Columbia Law School, is known for professional expertise in the fields of real property and tax review. 

Her legal career has been serving city as Corporation Counsel of the City of New York.

The article above, which appeared in the New York State Bar Association magazine Fall, 2000, was written by Edith I. Spivack.


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