An old-timer to legal analysis, Cossack made a name for himself in the’80s and ‘90s. He still remains a seasoned analyst and contributor and has experience on legal matters spanning around five decades. Get correct details on this former CNN and ESPN analyst below;
Roger Cossack Bio; Wiki, Age, Early Life
Roger Lee Cossack is an American Lawyer, legal analyst, and visiting practitioner. There’s no known record of Cossack’s true age. But it is known that Cossack was raised in Hollywood several years after the Depression.
Roger Cossack Education Details
Roger had his preparatory education at Cheremoya Avenue Grammar School & Hollywood High School.
Cossack graduated from the UCLA with a BA in Law and went on to get a JD from the UCLA School of Law.
Roger stated in a 2017 interview that he was the first person to graduate college in his family.
Roger Cossack Career Details
Cossack began his career as a Deputy Defense Attorney for the District Attorney’s Office in Los Angeles.
Cossack spent a lot of time travelling and getting acquainted with US criminal law while with the DA’s office at LA. He also attributes his love for criminal cases sprang up during this time.
Prior to his appointment, Roger had already passed the bar and stayed on at the DA’s office for three years.
After leaving the DA’s office, Cossack returned to his alma mater, taking up a role in his faculty. He spent two years at the UCLA Law School before delving into private practice.
Cossack rented an office in Westwood and began receiving clients with a need for criminal defense attorneys.
Most of Cossack’s first clients were illegal marijuana smokers and students. Through his image as a reliable attorney, Cossack was able to become a representative in numerous cases at the beginning of his career.
Shortly after, Cossack became a reliable attorney for clients nationwide. It’s through this reputation that he got his major break.
A friend of his who worked at the NY Times, David Margolick requested an on-phone interview with Cossack on the OJ Simpson case. Through the article published on the NY Times, Cossack was contacted by CNN to analyze the case on live TV.
Sequel to his first interview, Cossack was retained by CNN and would later go on to spend seven years with the network (1995 – 2002). During his time with CNN, Cossack covered colossal stories with legal underpinnings.
When his contract ended at CNN in 2002, Cossack secured another spot at ESPN as a legal analyst.
Also, it’s noteworthy that Roger Cossack spent more than a decade as a visiting practitioner in residence at Pepperdine University School of Law.
Cossack spent over a decade at ESPN before his contract got terminated in early 2017. He’s remained off the scene ever since, save for the 2017 interview he gave to Andy Ockershausen.
Roger Cossack Net Worth
According to media reports and estimates, Roger Cossack is likely to be worth anywhere within the range of $1 – $5 million.
Is Roger Cossack Dating Girlfriend?
Roger Cossack isn’t dating anyone at the moment. When it comes to dating or girlfriends, there’s not much info to get about Roger Cossack. The former CNN legal analyst doesn’t have any girlfriend right now.
Roger Cossack Marriage Details, Wife
Cossack had a wife, but she passed away in 1991. Roger disclosed his wife died from breast cancer at a very young age.
Roger Cossack Parents
Cossack doesn’t have much personal info listed online. The only time he’s divulged about his parents were in a 2017 interview.
During this interview, Cossack stated that his father was a secondhand furniture salesman and his mother was a store worker.
Roger Cossack Kids
Cossack has a son from his only marriage. He also has a male grandchild. Roger’s son lives with his family in Manassas. No other details exist on the Web about his son/grandson’s names.
Roger Cossack Body Measurements
Roger Cossack doesn’t fancy being too much in the public eye. This has resulted in the legal practitioner keeping many parts of his personal life a secret.
Due to his quiet style of living, no one knows his actual body measurements.
Roger Cossack Cars And House
There’s no current info on any personal properties owned by Roger Cossack. He still spends most of his time in an LA apartment. Other details remain largely unknown.