Throughout history, there have been many women judges who have made significant contribution. The list includes many familiar and great female such as Judith Sheindlin, Sandra Day O’Connor, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Sonia Sotomayor and Jeanine Pirro. The women featured in this list are from United States, United Kingdom, Canada, India and many more countries.
Ruth Bader GinsburgRuth Bader Ginsburg
15 March 1933, American
Associate Justice of US Supreme Court
Jeanine PirroJeanine Pirro
02 June 1951, American
TV Personality

Sonia SotomayorSonia Sotomayor
25 June 1954, American

Marilyn MilianMarilyn Milian
01 May 1961, American

Kimba WoodKimba Wood
21 January 1944, American

Judith SheindlinJudith Sheindlin
21 October 1942, American
Judge, Reality TV Personality
Sandra Day O’ConnorSandra Day O’Connor
26 March 1930, American
Former Associate Justice of the US Supreme Court

Maryanne Trump BarryMaryanne Trump Barry
05 April 1937, American
Magistrate, Lawyer, Judge

Queen Máxima of the NetherlandsQueen Máxima of the Netherlands
17 May 1971
Queen Consort of the Netherlands
Lynn TolerLynn Toler
25 October 1959, American

Miriam Defensor SantiagoMiriam Defensor Santiago
15 June 1945, Filipino
Judge, Journalist, Lawyer
Simone VeilSimone Veil
13 July 1927, French
Politician, Judge

Mablean EphriamMablean Ephriam
23 April 1949, American
Lawyer, Judge

Brenda Hale, Baroness Hale of RichmondBrenda Hale, Baroness Hale of Richmond
31 January 1945, British
Politician, Judge, Lawyer

Jane BolinJane Bolin
11 April 1908, American
American judge

Beverley McLachlinBeverley McLachlin
07 September 1943, Canadian
Judge, Lawyer
Martha GriffithsMartha Griffiths
29 January 1912, American

Jacqueline NguyenJacqueline Nguyen
25 May 1965, American, Vietnamese

Louise ArbourLouise Arbour
10 February 1947, Canadian
Judge, Lawyer, Diplomat, University teacher

Elizabeth Butler-Sloss, Baroness Butler-SlossElizabeth Butler-Sloss, Baroness Butler-Sloss
10 August 1933, British
Judge, Politician, Lawyer
Diane WoodDiane Wood
04 July 1950, American
Judge, Lawyer

Navi PillayNavi Pillay
23 September 1941, South African
Judge, Lawyer
Conchita Carpio-MoralesConchita Carpio-Morales
19 June 1941, Filipino
Judge, Lawyer

Rosalie AbellaRosalie Abella
01 July 1946, Canadian

Rose BirdRose Bird
02 November 1936, American
Chief Justice
Florence Ellinwood AllenFlorence Ellinwood Allen
23 March 1884, American
Lawyer, Judge

Eva JolyEva Joly
05 December 1943, French, Norwegian
Politician, Judge, Jurist
Diane HumetewaDiane Humetewa
05 December 1964, American
Lawyer, Judge, Politician

Bertha WilsonBertha Wilson
18 September 1923, Canadian, Scottish

Carolyn Dineen KingCarolyn Dineen King
30 January 1938, American
Judge, Lawyer
Elizabeth LaneElizabeth Lane
09 August 1905, British

Nora AstorgaNora Astorga
10 December 1948, Nicaraguan
Miriam Ben-PoratMiriam Ben-Porat
26 April 1918, Belarusian, Israeli

Hortense Sparks WardHortense Sparks Ward
21 July 1872, American

Georgia BullockGeorgia Bullock
18 November 1878, American