Catherine Noyes Lee

(1900–1967) Catherine was the first woman to be named partner in a major Wall Street law firm - and was notably one of the original twelve women to be admitted to the New York State Bar Association in 1937.

She remained an active Partner in in Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft, in downtown Manhattan, until her death.

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Sleepy Hollow Cemetery

540 North Broadway, Sleepy Hollow, NY 10591

Westchester County

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