Patrice Failor Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 02 Aug, 2018
Facts of Patrice Failor
Birth Nation: United States of America
Name Patrice Failor
Nationality American
Birth Place/City United States
Ethnicity White
Profession Bridgeport Superior Court volunteer
Net Worth $11 million
Eye Color Hazel
Hair Color Brown
Face Color White
Married Yes
Married to James Comey (m. 1987)
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Patrice Failor is a former Bridgeport Superior Court volunteer. She has also worked as a court-appointed special advocate in juvenile court. She is widely known for her marriage with former Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation James Comey. The couple shares five children and a son who died in infancy. They have also been foster parents.

Early Life And Education Of Patrice Failor  

The former Bridgeport Superior Court volunteer, Patrice Failor was born in the United States of America. She was raised up in northern Virginia and Iowa.

Patrice attended William and Mary College in Williamsburg, Virginia, where she also met her husband James Comey. She has a master’s degree in counseling. At the time, her husband, James was also nominated to be Barack Obama’s FBI Director in 2013. 

In 2011, the William and Mary Law School named Comey the Carter O. Lowance Fellow, which is one of the law school’s highest honors. As far as her ethnicity is concerned, Failor is a Caucasian and belong to American nationality.

Patrice Failor's Professional Career

Patrice Failor has worked as a court-appointed special advocate in juvenile court. Previously, she had also worked as a volunteer for Bridgeport Superior Court. Further to add, she also worked in Student Affairs.

Patrice is now a foster care advocate who has testified regarding the need for better support for kids.

Patrice Failor's Net Worth

Patrice Failor’s exact figure of net worth isn’t public, but her husband James Comey has a net worth of $11 million. In August her husband, James bought an estate of more than three acres in Westport, Connecticut, for $3,050,000. 

Patrice Failor's Personal Life

Patrice Failor is a married woman. Patrice is married to her longtime boyfriend, James Comey in 1987. Her husband, James Comey is an American lawyer who was named the Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation in 2013. The couple dated for more than a seven years before getting married.

They met in the year 1978 as a freshman in William and Mary College in Williamsburg, Virginia. The couple is the parent of six adorable children, but one of those children passed away as an infant. James and Patrice lost their 9-day-old son, Collin, in 1995.

According to the Richmond Times-Dispatch, their son Collin died from a Group B strep infection. After his death, Patrice Comey wrote in the column.

MY BABY DIED a month ago today. He was nine days old. Collin Edward Comey was killed by a preventable infection. I am sharing our tragedy so other mothers’ babies might be saved.

Collin was born on August 4, 2005. Besides, Patrice and James' surviving children are Abby, Claire, Brien, Kate, and Maurene. Brien Comey played basketball for Kenyon College in Ohio.

It’s been about 30 years they are sharing the same journey of marriage together without any rumors of divorce.

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