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India's First Female Lawyer

She was the first woman to graduate from University of Mumbai. She was the first woman — and Indian — to attend Oxford University. She's India's first female lawyer. Who is she?

02/01/2018 2:00 AM
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  • Vishwas C.
    02/04/2020 05:03

    Our Salutations to the great woman lawyer CORNEILA SORABJI.

  • Siddhartha R.
    04/17/2019 00:58

    Great Collection

  • Javier V.
    03/27/2019 03:31

    If you can't call me just Facebook me

  • Javier V.
    03/27/2019 03:31

    I need a lawyer to help me with government negligence. Religious persecution. Relocation program and also real estate law. 646 233 7137

  • Malina D.
    03/31/2018 11:30

    Thanks for these wonderful information . Salute to MadamCornelia Sorabji for her fighting spirit and also an ocean like heart.

  • Maharookh S.
    03/27/2018 10:43

    In my young days I was given to understand that there were three Ladies Who graduated and two were Parsis and one A Maharashtrian..

  • Latha S.
    03/19/2018 15:23

    Hats off to the great lady

  • Zeenath F.
    03/19/2018 06:49

    Omg how amazing.... Our foremothers were the epitome of what's now termed badass.... No one in this generation comes even close to anyone of these powerful super women.

  • Basanta B.
    03/17/2018 03:47

    Salute

  • Sampath K.
    03/14/2018 19:14

    Hatsoff to lady good inspired for youth

  • Gourav L.
    03/11/2018 06:04

    For more read her biography by Suparna Gooptu.

  • Srvv N.
    03/10/2018 11:45

    Salute

  • Loredana T.
    03/08/2018 23:21

    ...and men still think mysoginy is 'an invention', an exaggeration. Hundreds, of not even thousands women killed and abused (severely abused, not just told over the shoulder"hey, hun, you cute! U free tonight?") everyday! These days!!! March 2018!!!!!!!!,

  • YS C.
    03/07/2018 12:46

    NAMASTE

  • Webb J.
    03/07/2018 07:36

    Great story. A clever determined woman with vision in very hard and different times. JW

  • Pat T.
    03/05/2018 08:08

    So here is another potential and worthy female Nobel Prize recipient! It should thumb the noses of all those institutes who would recognise her intelligence n worthiness, not to mention her humane good works!!

  • Shahla S.
    03/04/2018 04:01

    Was she parsi

  • Mandi C.
    02/28/2018 21:18

    xxx

  • Laavi N.
    02/25/2018 18:13

    Goosebumps 😲 Thank you for informing the unknown 🙏 She is Women Empowerment In Human Form ❤ That Photo from Oxford proofs it !

  • Lucresha L.
    02/24/2018 10:24

    Thank u im inspired thats a woman of substance shame on oxford univerdity