She was the only female in her graduating law school class at Yale in 1948. Wow!
There’s loneliness at the top, I would bet. But according to this Courant.com article, Catherine Rorabeck seemed to be able to handle anything and she must have had to work hard to be taken seriously by the ol’boys. It’s always inspires me to read about these courageous women who went to law school at a time when it just wasn’t a popular option for women at all.