Jeanine Pirro Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 15.Jul.2017
Facts of Jeanine Pirro
Date of Birth: 1951 , June-2
Age:66 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
NameJeanine Pirro
Birth NameJeanine Ferris Pirro
FatherNasser Ferris
MotherEsther Ferris
Birth Place/CityElmira, New York
Working ForFox News Channel
Net Worth$ 5 million
Married toAlbert Pirro (m. 1975)
ChildrenAlexander Pirro, Christi Pirro
DivorceAlbert Pirro (m. 2013)
EducationUniversity of Buffalo
AwardsDaytime Emmy Award 2011
TV ShowJudge Jeanine Pirro
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Jeanine Pirro is a successful judge, prosecutor, legal Analyst and TV personality. She hosted a show called Justice with Judge Jeanine which was broadcasted on the Fox News Channel. 

Early Life and Education

She is astonishingly good when it comes to her work and she is a beauty with a brain. She is a key figure in the legal industry. She is none other than Jeanine Pirro. Pirro was born in the year 1951 on 2nd of June and this makes her 64 at this time.

At this age she has already been a successful judge and she has been a very successful prosecutor as well. More than that, she is also a legal analyst and a TV personality. She has appeared on various TV shows to analyze difficult legal situations.

She was born in a place called Elmira, New York in the United States of America. As she was born in America, her nationality is obviously American. The names of her parents are Nasser Ferris and Esther Ferris.  

Pirro went to the University of Buffalo for her education and, from there she earned her B.A. with magna cum laude. She also went to the Albany Law School where she earned her J.D degree. She has been part of some great TV shows.


She hosted a show called Justice with Judge Jeanine which was broadcasted on the Fox News Channel. She has also been involved in politics and even ran for the Senate in 2006 from New York.

She may have dropped out from the race, but her extraordinary work made her influential and more powerful. In the year 1997, she was appointed by George Pataki, who was the governor at that time, to chair the New York State Commission on Domestic Violence Fatalities and it was one of the biggest achievements in her life.

Personal Life

Her personal life has been far from perfect. She was dating her boyfriend Albert Pirro before the couple decided to get married. The couple got married in the year 1975. But sadly, after a long married life, they decided they could no longer live together and their marriage ended in a divorce in the year 2013.

She also has two children and their names are Alexander Pirro and Christi Pirro. In the year 2000, her husband was found guilty of federal tax evasion and conspiracy. The amount of the tax evasion was close to1 million dollars.

This hugely impacted their personal life and her career. This was where it all started to go downhill and it may even be the main reason for their divorce.

Net Worth

She has been very successful in her career and this has given her great earnings and a wonderful net worth. According to some sources, she has a brilliant net worth of 5 million dollars and this proves how successful she has been in her career.