NYSBA Celebrates Black History Month

By David Howard King

February 25, 2022

NYSBA Celebrates Black History Month


By David Howard King

The New York State Bar Association is proud to honor and recognize past and current Black civil rights pioneers. Learn more about these trailblazers below.

Macon Bolling Allen, Photo and Bio

Charlotte Ray, Photo and Bio

James Weldon Johnson, Photo, Bio

Thurgood Marshall, Photo, Bio

Constance Baker Motley, Photo, Bio

Charles Hamilton Houston, Photo, Bio

Fred Grey, Photo, Bio

Pauli Murray, Photo, Bio

Sherrilyn Ifill, Photo, Bio

Vernon Jordan, Photo, Bio

Robert L. Carter, Photo, Bio

Pres. Barack Obama, Photo and Bio

Letitia James, Photo, Photo, Bio

Kristen Clarke, Photo, Bio

Kamala Harris, Photo, Bio

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