Sherilynn Ifill: A Look at the Civil Rights Lawyer’s Career

Written by the MasterClass staff

Last updated: Mar 2, 2022 • 3 min read

Learn all about Sherilynn Ifill, the second woman to lead the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People’s Legal Defense and Educational Fund. A lawyer, author, and former professor, Ifill has dedicated her professional life to protecting civil rights.