Jeanine Ferris Pirro is an American TV personality. She is a former judge, prosecutor, and Republican Politician in New York. Pirro is a talented person who is currently the host of Fox News Channel’s program called Justice with Judge Jeanine.
The early life of Jeanine Pirro
Jeanine Pirro was born on June 2, 1951, in New York to Nasser and Esther. They are both first-generation Lebanese-Americans. Jeanine’s father used to work as a mobile-home salesman and her mother used to work as a department-store model. She used to say that she wanted to be an attorney from her childhood. Later, she graduated from Notre Dame High School and after graduation, she got internship opportunity in the Chemung County District Attorney’s office. After her high school, she did Bachelor of Art from Buffalo University and also received her J.D. degree at Albany Law School of Union University in 1975.
The Career of Jeanine Pirro
Jeanine Pirro started her career as an Assistant District Attorney joining the Westchester County Court in 1975. In that court, she used to write appeals and used to handle minor cases. Those were her major tasks. She used to give all her effort while working, as a result, she proved herself a successful prosecutor with an almost 100% conviction rate. Jeanine Pirro was always against crimes done to children and women. She even created a cell for crimes against children and women. In November 1990, she became the judge of the court where she served for 3 years. She was elected as the District Attorney and stayed in the position till 2005 after working as a judge. She is the first female President of the New York State District Attorneys Association. Besides her career in court and tv, she entered into politics by supporting Donald Trump in Presidential election race in 2016. She wishes to be an Attorney General of the Trump administration and she is a good friend of POTUS Donald Trump.
Congratulations to Judge Jeanine on the tremendous success of her new #1 best-selling book, “Liars, Leakers, and Liberals – The Case Against the Anti-Trump Conspiracy!”
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) July 30, 2018
Jeanine Pirro has also been a regular contributor to several shows. She is a legal analyst for Fox News along with it, she appears on various shows. Besides it, she makes a guest appearance in different other shows as well. Jeanine started a new TV show called Judge Jeanine Pirro on the CW in May 2008. She got nominated for her first Emma in May 2010 and won the Daytime Emmy Award in 2011 but the show was canceled in September 2011. The show was canceled due to low ratings. Jeanine Pirro currently hosts the Fox News Channel show Justice with Judge Jeanine.
The net worth of Jeanine Pirro
Judge Jeanine Pirro’s net worth is $5 million as per 2018. But some other sources claim that her net worth is $12 million. She earns her income from her successful attorney career as well as her TV career. Jeanine Pirro earns $80k-$250k annually for hosting shows. The books that she has released are available on Amazon. She currently lives in a lavish home in West Palm Beach house, Florida with her children.
In the Personal life of Jeanine Pirro
Jeanine Pirro married Albert Pirro in 1975 in Westchester County. They both met each other in law school. The couple has a son and a daughter. They both moved to Harrison, New York after marrying. In November 2007, the couple announced that they were separating and finally got divorced in 2013. Jeanine Pirro is currently single and is not associated with anyone after their divorce.
Facts about Jeanine Pirro
- Jeanine Pirro is an animal lover. She has adopted pet dogs and pet pigs.
- Pirro has done a plastic surgery.
- In her earlier days, Pirro has done a job of telephone operator as well.
- Her daughter is a lawyer and her son is in a law school.