Outstanding Women: Wilma Liebman

Law360, New York (April 13, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- As the lone woman and one of two Democratic members on the National Labor Relations Board, Wilma Liebman says she sometimes feels like she’s in solitary confinement. That’s not to say, however, that she doesn’t enjoy what she does.

“It has its moments,” she said of her time on the board. “The issues are intellectually challenging and the personalities involved in our cases are sometimes colorful.”

Liebman was first appointed to the NLRB in 1997 by President Bill Clinton, and she was reappointed by President George...
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