HerStory

Grata Flos Matilda GREIG

Also known as: Flos

Born: 7 November 1880

Died: 31 December 1958

Special Achievements:

Graduatiing from the University of Melbourne 28 March 1903 becoming Victoria's first female law graduate, she was the first woman in Australia to enter the legal profession 1 August 1905, after lobbying the Victorian government to allow women to become articled clerks and to be called to the Bar. She worked as a solicitor until her retirement in 1942.

Additional Information:

Sister of Clara Puella GREIG, Jane Stocks “Jean” GREIG, Janet Lindsay “Jenny” GREIG, and Stella Fida “Fida” GREIG.