Babcock, Barbara

Photography by Jeanne dePolo

Barbara Babcock, Judge John Crown Professor of Law, Emerita, at Stanford University, was the first woman appointed to the regular faculty at Stanford Law School.  She was the first Director of the Public Defender Service in Washington, D.C., and served as an Assistant Attorney General for the Civil Division in the Carter administration.

On Rorotoko:

On her book Woman Lawyer: The Trials of Clara Foltz
(Our Cover Feature of January 25, 2011)