supreme court of israel judge; state comptroller of israel
1991 israel prize for special contribution to society and the state of israel
2004 yakir yerushalayim (worthy citizen of jerusalem) award
miriam ben-porat (hebrew: מרים בן פורת, née shinezon, 26 april 1918 – 26 july 2012) was an israeli jurist. she was the first female appointed to the supreme court of israel and the state comptroller of israel from 1988–1998.