Date Chartered: 1/1/1973
The Section on Women in Legal Education provides information to its members respecting the integration of women and women’s concerns into the legal profession and the law, promotes the communication of ideas, interests and activities among members of the Section, makes recommendations on matters concerning the administration of law schools and on the status of women in legal education and makes recommendations on matters of interest in the teaching and improvement of the law school curriculum.
Annual Meeting Programs
Ruth Bader Ginsburg Lifetime Achievement Award
The purpose of this award is to honor an individual who has had a distinguished career of teaching, service, and scholarship for at least 20 years. The recipient should be someone who has impacted women, the legal community, the academy, and the issues that affect women through mentoring, writing, speaking, activism, and by providing opportunities to others.
|Year||Award Name||Recipient||Law School|
|2020||Ruth Bader Ginsburg Lifetime Achievement Award||Robin West||Georgetown University Law Center|
|2019||Ruth Bader Ginsburg Lifetime Achievement Award||Phoebe Haddon||Rutgers University-Camden|
|2018||Ruth Bader Ginsburg Lifetime Achievement Award||Tamar Frankel||Boston University School of Law|
|2017||Ruth Bader Ginsburg Lifetime Achievement Award||Martha Albertson Fineman||Emory University Law School|
|2016||Ruth Bader Ginsburg Lifetime Achievement Award||Marina Angel||Temple University, James E. Beasley School of Law|
|2015||Ruth Bader Ginsburg Lifetime Achievement Award||Herma Hill Kay||University of California, Berkeley School of Law|
|2014||Ruth Bader Ginsburg Lifetime Achievement Award||Catharine MacKinnon||University of Michigan Law School|
|2013||Lifetime Achievement Award||Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg||The Supreme Court of the United States|