Judicial Heroes & Legends



Each month the College celebrates an exemplary or inspiring jurist who demonstrated courage in doing what all judges are supposed to do: administer justice fairly according to the law and without regard to outside influences or personal considerations.

Judicial Heroes & Legends: January 2021 – Hon. Carol W. Hunstein

Hon. Carol W. Hunstein (Ret.) (1944- ) Carol Hunstein overcame enormous personal challenges to beco…

Judicial Heroes & Legends: December 2020 – Matthew J. Perry

Matthew J. Perry (1921-2011) Matthew Perry was a successful civil rights attorney who became the first A…

Judicial Heroes & Legends: November 2020 – Frank M. Johnson Jr.

Frank M. Johnson Jr. (1918-1999) Frank M. Johnson was a federal district judge and circuit court of appe…