Jeanine Pirro Net Worth 2020, Biography, Education, and Career.
Jeanine Pirro Net Worth 2020 – Judge Jeanine Pirro is one strong female personality every woman across America looks up to.
With such a versatile career, there are just a few, including men who could stand up to her. She is one of those women who put their mind on a thing and never look back.
With such a goal-getting mindset, Pirro has earned herself international respect for her roles as a former judge, politician, prosecutor, and most interestingly, as Fox News Channel’s Justice with Judge Jeanine host.
Biography of Jeanine Pirro
Jeanine Ferris Pirro was born on June 2, 1951, in Elmira, New York, to Lebanese-American parents Nasser ‘Leo’ and Esther ‘Awad’ Ferris.
Her father was a salesman for mobile homes and her mother worked as a department store model. She has a sister called Lulu.
Jeanine Pirro was previously in a married relationship with her now ex-husband, Albert Pirro. The pair married in the year 1975. She met her husband, Albert while they both were in a law school.
Everything was going smoothly until 2000 when her husband, Albert was condemned for tax evasion and penalized to 29 months in prison.
Her ex-husband was also accused of having an extra-marital affair and an unlawful daughter.
However, she used her powers to ‘bug’ her husband and reveal the truth about his adultery.
After 32 years of marriage, the couple decided to separate in 2007.
Their divorce proceedings took many years to finalize. And finally, in 2013, the couple divorced.
As of now, Jeanine Pirro hasn’t been linked with any other man. It seems like she is busy looking after her children and perhaps more focused on her work.
Together with her ex-husband, Jeanine Pirro is the mother of her two children. She has a daughter and a son who are close to her.
Pirro lives disjointedly with her ex-husband and enjoys spending time with her children.
Jeanine’s children are Christi Pirro and Alexander Pirro.
Her daughter, Christi has already tied her wedding bonds with her love.
She went to Notre Dame High School, and during that time, interned at the Chemung County District Attorney’s office.
She stated in an interview that she knew that she wanted to be an attorney when she was only six. She graduated from the State University of New York at Buffalo with a Bachelor of Arts degree.
In 1975, she received her Juris Doctor degree from Albany Law School of Union University in New York. While attending law school, she served as an editor of the Law Review.
The career of Jeanine Pirro
Jeanine Pirro joined as an Assistant District Attorney at the Westchester County Court in 1975.
She proved herself as a successful prosecutor with an almost 100% conviction rate. She created a cell for crimes against women and children. In November 1990, she was promoted to the post of a Judge.
In 3 years, she got elected as the District Attorney; a post which she retained till 2005. She was the first female President of the New York State District Attorneys Association.
During her tenure as District Attorney, she chaired important commissions including those meant for protection of domestic violence victims and families.
She was interviewed on several TV talk shows. Her career took a dip when her husband was accused of tax evasion. She decided not to re-contest for the post of District Attorney.
Later, Jeanine continued her TV career and is a legal analyst for Fox News. She hosts ‘Justice with Judge Jeanine’ on Fox News Channel. Also, she has also authored 3-4 books.
Jeanine Pirro Net Worth
Judge Jeanine Pirro has a net worth of $12 million dollars.