skip to content
Rose Heilbron : the Story of England's First Woman Queen's Counsel and Judge. Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Rose Heilbron : the Story of England's First Woman Queen's Counsel and Judge.

Author: Hilary Heilbron
Publisher: Oxford : Hart Publishing Limited, 2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Rose Heilbron QC (later Dame Rose Heilbron), was an English barrister, who became a world famous icon of the 1950s and 1960s. She was one of the two first women King's Counsel (later Queen's Counsel) in 1949 and the first woman Judge in England in 1956 when she became Recorder of Burnley. This biography, written by her daughter Hilary, also a barrister and Queen's Counsel, charts her rise to prominence and success  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Heilbron, Hilary.
Rose Heilbron : The Story of England's First Woman Queen's Counsel and Judge.
Oxford : Hart Publishing Limited, ©2012
Named Person: Rose Heilbron; Rose Heilbron
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Hilary Heilbron
ISBN: 9781782250272 1782250271 1849464014 9781849464017 1299403158 9781299403154
OCLC Number: 830164640
Description: 1 online resource (383 pages)
Contents: Prelims; Foreword; Preface; Acknowledgements; Contents; 1. Childhood; 2. Liverpool University and Gray's Inn; 3. Becoming a Barrister; 4. Developing a Practice at the Bar; 5. The End of the War and Marriage; 6. Becoming a Mother and Taking Silk; 7. The Cameo Murder Trials; 8. Adjustment to Motherhood and in Demand as a Speaker; 9. Getting into her Stride in Silk; 10. Welcome and Unwelcome Publicity and Another Famous Murder Trial; 11. A Series of High-Profile Cases; 12. Rose Cements Her Reputation; 13. A Series of 'Triumphs' --
On the Brink of Legal History Once More. 14. An Unwitting Public Persona15. First Woman Judge and a Trip to Benin; 16. Premieres, Parades, Parklands and Practice; 17. A Flourishing Practice and a Royal Invitation to Lunch; 18. Some New Experiences; 19. Temporary Disappointments and Long-Term Achievements; 20. Another Landmark Case; 21. The Last Years at the Bar; 22. The Start of Judicial Life; 23. The Rape Report and More Honours; 24. Settling into Judicial Life; 25. The Final Years before Retirement; 26. Retirement; Epilogue; Index.

Abstract:

Rose Heilbron QC (later Dame Rose Heilbron), was an English barrister, who became a world famous icon of the 1950s and 1960s. She was one of the two first women King's Counsel and the first woman  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

Any aspiring lawyer should read... the wonderfully written account of the extraordinary life of Rose Heilbron...who became England's first female judge. ....She was without question before her time, Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/830164640> # Rose Heilbron : the Story of England's First Woman Queen's Counsel and Judge.
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book, schema:MediaObject ;
   library:oclcnum "830164640" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1141500752#Place/oxford> ; # Oxford
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
   rdfs:comment "Warning: This malformed URI has been treated as a string - 'http://images.contentreserve.com/ImageType-100/1889-1/{B2DF22E4-C0D4-4B02-8C2D-EC378DB17730}Img100.jpg'" ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1141500752#Topic/law_civil_procedure> ; # LAW--Civil Procedure
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1141500752#Topic/women_lawyers_great_britain> ; # Women lawyers--Great Britain
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/994346> ; # Lawyers
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1141500752#Topic/lawyers_great_britain> ; # Lawyers--Great Britain
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1141500752#Topic/political_science_government_judicial_branch> ; # POLITICAL SCIENCE--Government--Judicial Branch
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1141500752#Topic/law_legal_services> ; # LAW--Legal Services
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/293197007> ; # Rose Heilbron
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204623> ; # Great Britain.
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/347.4202534/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1141500752#Person/heilbron_rose_1914_2005> ; # Rose Heilbron
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1141500752#Topic/judges_great_britain> ; # Judges--Great Britain
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/984490> ; # Judges
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1141500752#Topic/women_judges_great_britain> ; # Women judges--Great Britain
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1178096> ; # Women lawyers
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1178081> ; # Women judges
   schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/275664171> ; # Hilary Heilbron
   schema:datePublished "2012" ;
   schema:description "Rose Heilbron QC (later Dame Rose Heilbron), was an English barrister, who became a world famous icon of the 1950s and 1960s. She was one of the two first women King's Counsel (later Queen's Counsel) in 1949 and the first woman Judge in England in 1956 when she became Recorder of Burnley. This biography, written by her daughter Hilary, also a barrister and Queen's Counsel, charts her rise to prominence and success against the odds, excelling as an advocate and lawyer and later as only the second female High Court Judge in a career spanning nearly 50 years. She broke down many barriers with a s."@en ;
   schema:description "Prelims; Foreword; Preface; Acknowledgements; Contents; 1. Childhood; 2. Liverpool University and Gray's Inn; 3. Becoming a Barrister; 4. Developing a Practice at the Bar; 5. The End of the War and Marriage; 6. Becoming a Mother and Taking Silk; 7. The Cameo Murder Trials; 8. Adjustment to Motherhood and in Demand as a Speaker; 9. Getting into her Stride in Silk; 10. Welcome and Unwelcome Publicity and Another Famous Murder Trial; 11. A Series of High-Profile Cases; 12. Rose Cements Her Reputation; 13. A Series of 'Triumphs' -- On the Brink of Legal History Once More."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1141500752> ;
   schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
   schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1141500752#CreativeWork/rose_heilbron_the_story_of_england_s_first_woman_queen_s_counsel_and_judge> ;
   schema:name "Rose Heilbron : the Story of England's First Woman Queen's Counsel and Judge."@en ;
   schema:productID "830164640" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/830164640#PublicationEvent/oxford_hart_publishing_limited_2012> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1141500752#Agent/hart_publishing_limited> ; # Hart Publishing Limited
   schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=563351> ;
   schema:url <https://www.overdrive.com/search?q=B2DF22E4-C0D4-4B02-8C2D-EC378DB17730> ;
   schema:url <http://portal.igpublish.com/iglibrary/search/HARTB0000757.html> ;
   schema:url "http://images.contentreserve.com/ImageType-100/1889-1/{B2DF22E4-C0D4-4B02-8C2D-EC378DB17730}Img100.jpg" ;
   schema:url <http://site.ebrary.com/id/10675957> ;
   schema:url <http://www.myilibrary.com?id=471565> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781299403154> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781849464017> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781782250272> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/830164640> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1141500752#Agent/hart_publishing_limited> # Hart Publishing Limited
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Hart Publishing Limited" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1141500752#Person/heilbron_rose_1914_2005> # Rose Heilbron
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1914" ;
   schema:deathDate "2005" ;
   schema:familyName "Heilbron" ;
   schema:givenName "Rose" ;
   schema:name "Rose Heilbron" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1141500752#Topic/law_civil_procedure> # LAW--Civil Procedure
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "LAW--Civil Procedure"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1141500752#Topic/law_legal_services> # LAW--Legal Services
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "LAW--Legal Services"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1141500752#Topic/political_science_government_judicial_branch> # POLITICAL SCIENCE--Government--Judicial Branch
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "POLITICAL SCIENCE--Government--Judicial Branch"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1178081> # Women judges
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Women judges"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1178096> # Women lawyers
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Women lawyers"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204623> # Great Britain.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Great Britain." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/984490> # Judges
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Judges"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/994346> # Lawyers
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Lawyers"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/275664171> # Hilary Heilbron
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Heilbron" ;
   schema:givenName "Hilary" ;
   schema:name "Hilary Heilbron" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/293197007> # Rose Heilbron
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1914" ;
   schema:deathDate "2005" ;
   schema:familyName "Heilbron" ;
   schema:givenName "Rose" ;
   schema:name "Rose Heilbron" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1141500752#CreativeWork/rose_heilbron_the_story_of_england_s_first_woman_queen_s_counsel_and_judge>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Rose Heilbron : The Story of England's First Woman Queen's Counsel and Judge." ;
   schema:description "Print version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/830164640> ; # Rose Heilbron : the Story of England's First Woman Queen's Counsel and Judge.
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781299403154>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1299403158" ;
   schema:isbn "9781299403154" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781782250272>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1782250271" ;
   schema:isbn "9781782250272" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781849464017>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1849464014" ;
   schema:isbn "9781849464017" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.