Kimberly Guilfoyle is a well-known television news personality and former deputy legal analyst who had worked for the Fox News Channel in America. She rose to fame after marrying Gavin Newsom, who is the prominent politician in California. Keep reading to know more about the net worth of Kimberly Guilfoyle in 2018.
Early Life & Biography:
Kimberly Ann Guilfoyle was born on March 6, 1969, in San Francisco, to her parents Anthony “Tony” Guilfoyle and Mercedes. She was raised in the Mission District and Westlake. Guilfoyle attended the University of California, Davis and completed her graduation in magna cum laude.
In 1994, she received her Juris Doctor from the University of San Francisco School of Law. During her law school, she interned at the San Francisco district attorney’s office. Later, she studied at Trinity College, Dublin which is located in Ireland.
Guilfoyle got married to Gavin Newsom in 2001, who was then a San Francisco city supervisor. She chose the name Kimberly Guilfoyle Newsom when she married Newsom. In January 2005, Guilfoyle filed for divorce from Newsom. On February 28, 2006, the divorce was finalized. She married Eric Villency in Barbados, on May 27, 2006. The couple was blessed with a child named Ronan Anthony on October 4, 2006. But the couple announced their separation in June 2009. One of the news channels stated that Guilfoyle was dating Donald Trump Jr., in May 2018.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Guilfoyle started her career as a prosecutor in San Francisco after the completion of her law school. But in 1996 she lost the job when Terence Hallinan was elected as District Attorney. Then she started working as a Deputy District Attorney in Los Angeles for the next four years while working on adult and juvenile cases such as sexual assault, robbery, domestic violence, narcotics, and kidnapping cases.
In 2000, Guilfoyle was re-hired by Hallinan in the San Francisco District Attorney’s Office, where she worked as an Assistant District Attorney for 4 years. In the case People v. Noel and Knoller she earned a conviction while co-prosecuting with James Hammer.
In 2004, she ventured into the television series and films. She appeared in the film entitled Happily Even After which was screened at the Tribeca Film Festival. In February 2006, Guilfoyle started working in the Fox News as a host for the weekend show named The Lineup.
In 2011, she was chosen as the co-host for the show The Five. After three years she started co-hosting Outnumbered regularly until the show settled on more permanent hosts. She was an expert as an attorney and received several awards at the Los Angeles District Attorney’s Office which include Prosecutor of the Month.
Over the years she starred as a guest host on various shows including On the Record, Hannity, Fox and Friends and Justice with Judge Jeanine. In July 2018, Guilfoyle left Fox News to work for a Pro-Donald Trump Super PAC.
Net Worth & Earnings:
The estimated net worth of Kimberly Guilfoyle is around $23 million. She made all this fortune by becoming the top news reader on the Fox news. The salary of Guilfoyle is over $8 million per annum. She owns an apartment which worth $3.4 million in Central Park West.
Guilfoyle published a semi-autobiographical book entitled Making the Case: How to Be Your Own Best Advocate. While working as an Assistant D.A., she also became a member of La Raza Lawyers Association.