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Judge Georgia Bullock

#OverIt Moment: She became California’s first female judge and the first female lawyer to defend a man charged with murder.

Georgia Bullock was born on November 18, 1878 in Chicago, Illinois. She graduated in 1914 with a law degree from USC, where she established Phi Delta Delta, a legal society for women in 1912. Bullock went on to become California’s first female judge in 1924, and she was committed to the principle that men and women deserved the same punishments and rewards. Bullock served in the LA Supreme Court for 25 years.

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