Who is Geragos? Have you ever heard of a Celebrity Lawyer? Well, Geragos is one. He is a popular American criminal defense lawyer with incomparable reputation in the field. Mark John Geragos was born on October 5, 1957 Las Angeles, California, USA. He is the owner of Geragos and Geragos Law Company in Las Angeles specialized in both criminal law and civil litigation. As an Attorney, he has accomplished great works to high profile celebrities, politicians, business personnel’s and even children.
Mark Geragos Early Life And Education
Geragos stared his schooling at Flintridge Preparatory School in La Canada and excelled. He later moved to Haverford College and studied Bachelor’s Degree, he had done two bachelor’s degree specializing in Anthropology and Sociology in the year 1979. He latter advanced to Loyola Law School for his Juris Doctor at the Loyola Marymount University in 1982, and later admitted to State Bar of California in 1983.
Mark Geragos Career Details
After completing his studies, Geragos moved to his father’s law farm and was absorbed as a professional Lawyer. Her first contact was with Susan McDougal, Bill Clinton’s business partner.
In 2001, he made her first public attention in 2001. How did he achieve it? Geragos secured a presidential pardon of McDougal by winning a case placed against McDougal in Las Angeles which resulted as a non-guilty verdict. His second case that made him more popular was of Scott Peterson. Peterson was given a death penalty after getting convicted, when Geragos come in, he manage to overturn the ruling. He handled all his clients with the best of blessings he had. Geragos was a masterpiece in judicial field. In his early career he had handled molestation case for Michael Jackson and many more prominent people.
Through Geragos, the LA community has had a great revelations. Some of his successful clients include: December 2002 charges against Winona Ryder for stealing merchandise, Michael Jackson’s molestation case and Scott Peterson’s case which he simultaneously dealt with and was considered the best as at of that time. Presidents Bill Clintons’ brother, Roger Clinton Jrs’ case for alcohol relates charges, solving Carradines’ family death controversies of David Carradine. In 2006 he filled an appeal against the court for violation of Greg Andersons’ plea. In 2006, charges against Cameron Brown for murdering his four years old daughter was overturned by him and his company to the Attorney Herbert. September 2006, he succeeded a negotiation between the residents and a man believed to be in position of illegal goods identified as Victor Willis. In 2008, he defended Kuzuyoshi. He has been involved in multiple cases for Chris Brown that involves assaulting his by then girlfriend and club violence. February 2014, he was hired by Scottie Pippen to file for countersuit. He is a leaving proof that Success cannot be measured directly. The list is so long that if we had to cover entirely, it will take days and days.
Mark Geragos Awards
Some of his best achievements include: Winning the trial layer of the year and the jerry giesler memorial award (1999). He also won the humanitarian of the year by the Mexican American grocers association (2001). It didn’t stop there in 2004, he won the Professional Lawyer of year. 2005 championed the consumer attorney of the year. 2006, become the Attorney of the year.
Mark Geragos Net Worth
As of 2021, his net worth is said to have hit $28 million. As a successful Attorney with greater reputation none should question his source of earnings.
Quick Facts About Mark Geragos
Official Name – Mark John Geragos
Celeb name – Geragos
Age- 63 years old
Profession- Criminal Defense Lawyer (Attorney)
Spouse – Paullete Geragos (Kassabian)
Kids- 2 (Jake Geragos and daughter, Teny Geragos.)
Birth date- 5 October, 1957
Net worth- $28 million
Birth of place- Los Angeles, California, United States of America
Height – 1.76 m
Mothers Name – Elizabeth Grace
Father Name – Mac Grace
Mark Geragos Summary
Geragos has a great social life. He make appearance in media as a guest and also as commentator. He was employed by CNN as a contributor to unmask the 20 million dollar Nike scandal. He has appeared on Anderson Cooper show as a guest. Together with Sunny Hostin they hosted a show titled making the Case. In most of his appearances, he is always giving comments on the judicial matters.