Douglas Emhoff Biography – Douglas Emhoff Wiki
Douglas Emhoff (born Douglas Craig Emhoff) is an American lawyer who is the second gentleman of the United States. He is married to Kamala Harris, the Vice President of the United States. He is the first second gentleman in American history and also the first Jewish spouse of a vice president.
Emhoff has worked as a litigator with several law firms, most recently as a partner at DLA Piper Law Firm, where he worked out of both their California and D.C. offices with a specialty in entertainment and intellectual property law. According to Douglas Emhoff’s bio on the DLA’s website, “Doug is known for tackling and resolving the toughest problems – whether by aggressively litigating high-stakes cases in the public glare or acting as a trusted advisor behind the scenes. For over 25 years, Doug has proven himself in courtrooms and boardrooms across California and around the country. He represents large domestic and international corporations and some of today’s highest-profile individuals and influencers in complex business, real estate, and intellectual property litigation disputes. Doug’s influence and achievements as an insider across many spectrums has made him one of California’s go-to lawyers for several decades.”
“Doug maintains a strong presence in both Southern and Northern California and is also licensed to practice in Washington, DC. Along with an active public life, he is passionately involved in numerous community, civic and charitable activities that include legal aid, human rights, social justice and the well-being of children.”
According to the firm’s site, his accomplishments include “representing the rights holders of a famous animated character in copyright and trademark disputes,” and the defense of a “prominent former NFL and Olympic athlete in a civil action brought by the SEC.”
Prior to joining DLA in October 2017, Doug opened and managed the California offices of another major AmLaw 100 firm, building its California presence to over 120 lawyers from the ground up. Now as a DLA partner, Doug’s legal and business reach are expanded globally. For the past 15 years, Martindale-Hubbell has ranked Doug as AV® Preeminent™ Peer-Review Rated, and he has been recognized by The Best Lawyers in America for Litigation and by Southern California Super Lawyers for many consecutive years.
Douglas Emhoff Age
He was born on October 13, 1964, in New York, United States.
Kamala Harris’ Husband
Kamala Harris‘ Husband is Douglas Emhoff. Kamala and Douglas met on a blind date in 2013, got engaged on March 27, 2014, and then were married a year later.
Douglas Emhoff Ex-Wife – Douglas Emhoff First Marriage
Douglas’ first marriage was to Kerstin Emhoff.
Douglas Emhoff Children
He has two children, a son Cole Emhoff and a daughter Ella Emhoff, from his first marriage to Kerstin Emhoff. According to a March 2018 Vogue article about Harris, his son Cole is a graduate of Colorado College, while younger daughter Ella studies at Parsons School of Design. The magazine reports that the two affectionately call their stepmother “S-Mamala.”
Douglas Emhoff Education
He graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications and Media Studies from California State University, Northridge in 1987. He earned his Juris Doctorate degree from the University of Southern California’s law school graduating in 1990.
Douglas Emhoff Religion
He is Jewish.
Douglas Emhoff Net Worth
He has an estimated net worth of $1.5 million.
Douglas Emhoff Height
Douglas stands at a height of 5 feet and 7 inches (1.7 m) tall.
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