Macon Bolling Allen is believed to be both the first African American licensed to practice law ... Marshall was the first black Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court. Charlotte E. Ray was the first black woman lawyer in the United States.


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Mar 28, 2019 ... Add goddamned lawyering to the ever-growing list of things (barbecuing, napping, waiting at Starbucks, couponing, eating lunch… jeez, the list ...


Apr 15, 2019 ... Lawyers of Color just published the Black Student's Guide to Law Schools & Firms, the first-ever comprehensive listing of Black attorney ...


Mar 28, 2019 ... A black Maryland lawyer who was detained in court earlier this month by a deputy who thought he was a suspect masquerading as a lawyer ...


*Macon Bolling Allen was born on this date in 1816. He was a Black teacher, lawyer and judge. From Indiana, born Allen Macon Bolling, he grew up free man.


National directory of Black lawyers and organizations that specialize in civil rights and legal issues that affect African Americans.


Mar 28, 2019 ... A black attorney in Maryland says he was detained by a sheriff's deputy who allegedly didn't believe he was actually a lawyer.