Quick Facts of Douglas Emhoff
|Full Name||Douglas Emhoff|
|Spouse||Kamala Harris (2014-present)|
|Education||University of Southern California|
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Riding on the wave of his successful career, Douglas Emhoff has landed on different places to pursue his aim in the litigator. He also earned the name after his wife US senator Kamala Harris came into the limelight. As per the tabloid, she will be running for the presidency in 2020 election.
It is important to consider that the partner to the potential first Black and South Asian-American female president could eventually become the first “First Man” of the United States of America. So, if you are curious about Doulas, here’s a sneak peek of his personal life. The article including his age, his married status and many more. Stay tuned to us until the end.
Douglas Emhoff’s Bio & Wiki
Douglas Emhoff was born in 1964. However, there is no information about his exact date of birth and birthplace. There is also no detailed information about his parents and siblings. In 1982, he completed Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications and Media Studies from California State University, Northridge. Later, he decided to pursue a law course at the University of Southern California, Gould School of Law and earned his Juris Doctorate degree in 1990. There is no other information about Douglas’s early life and childhood.
Douglas Emhoff’s Career & Professional Life
After completing his studies, in 1990 Emhoff joined Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP in the Greater Los Angeles Area as an Associate. He moved to Bingham McCutchen LLP in the same area, but moved back to Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP and continued to work in that position for the next three years.
For six long years, he was a managing partner at Whitwell Jacoby Emhoff LLP in Beverly Hills. In August 2006, he joined Venable LLP as its Managing Director in the West Coast and took charge of their branches in Los Angeles and San Francisco. He served in that position till September 2017 and became a partner of the global law firm, DLA Piper, the same month.
As per his profile, he is one of the go-to lawyers in California over the past decades. All thanks to the diverse experience he has gathered throughout his illustrious career. Furthermore, he recently became a new favorite of the tabloids. As per the speculations that he can potentially become the first ‘First Man’ of the US, if his wife, Senator Kamala Harris, runs for the Presidency in elections of 2020.
Douglas Emhoff’s Age, Body Measurement (Height & Weight)
Talking about his age, he is currently 54 years old. There are no details about his body measurement, height & weight. He has a fair skin tone and brown eye color.
Want To Know About Douglas Emhoff’s Wife & Children?
While Douglas Emhoff is best recognized as the husband of Kamala Harris, people are unaware by the fact he was already married once before. He was married to Kerstin Emhoff. Yet their married life couldn’t survive for long and they got divorced.
— Douglas Emhoff (@douglasemhoff) February 14, 2019
His ex-wife Kerstin is the co-founder, president and executive producer of the production company PrettyBird, which has produced movies like The Tillman Story, The Monster, and The Trust. He also has a son named Cole and a daughter named Ella from his first marriage.
Douglas first met Kamala on a blind date set up by one of her close friends. The two hit it off soon, and about a year later, he proposed to her in her apartment with a diamond and platinum ring. On April 7th, 2014, the couple revealed that they engaged.
Can confirm: We met, fell madly in love (still are), got married and continue to live very happily ever after. ❤️ pic.twitter.com/GxTIaciTAZ
— Douglas Emhoff (@douglasemhoff) February 11, 2019
As Harris did not like long engagements, they had planned to get married soon. The couple tied the knot on August 22, 2014, at the Santa Barbara County Courthouse in Santa Barbara, California. The ceremony was a private affair officiated by her sister Maya Harris, a lawyer and MSNBC political analyst.
Douglas Emhoff’s Net Worth
Both Emhoff and his wife Harris are successful in their respective careers and are also involved with various charitable causes. As per their 2015 tax filings, they had a combined income of nearly $1.17 million, which cost them about $450,000 in state and federal income taxes.
SM Stairs. 90’s playlist. ???? pic.twitter.com/hPejqD17uG
— Douglas Emhoff (@douglasemhoff) December 30, 2018
The duo donated $32,947 to charity, including a $10,000 donation to UNICEF. Similarly, they donated money to several educational institutes, including $1,250 to the University of Southern California, his alma mater, $1,000 to the national nonprofit College Track and $100 to CASA of Los Angeles.
According to a report, Douglas had massive stock holdings in companies like Citibank, Wells Fargo, and Monsanto. But in 2015, as his wife began her campaign for the Senate, he sold off all of his stocks. There is no exact figure of his net worth as for now. His salary and net worth are under review.