Top 20 Lawyer celebrities in the world

Here is the latest list of the world's top 20 Lawyer celebrities [Updated January 28, 2023].

1. Peter Angelos

Peter Angelos net worth 2020
Peter Angelos was born in Not Known.

Net Worth 2020: $2 Billion

2. Judge Judy

Judge Judy net worth 2020
Judge Judy was born in Not Known.

Net Worth 2020: $420 Million


Salary 2020: $47 Million


Judy is one of the highest-paid entertainers on the planet. Her syndicated show earns her $47 million per year which makes her the highest-paid person on television. Her salary in 2005 was $15 million per year. She renegotiated that contract in 2010 which resulted in her nearly $50 million annual income. She works roughly 52 days a year which translates to around $900,000 per workday. Between June 2017 and June 2018, Judge Judy made $147 million. The extra $100 million came from a one-time windfall after selling her old episodes back to CBS for syndication. CBS had previously not believed the old episodes were valuable and never negotiated an ownership stake.

How much does Judge Judy make in a year? In a typical year, Judge Judy makes $47 million. There have been some special years where thanks to random windfalls, where she has made nearly $150 million in a single 12-month period. Between June 2018 and June 2019, Judy earned $49 million from her empire.

Judge Judy's Real Estate Portfolio: Judy Sheindlin owns an impressive portfolio of real estate that on its own is likely worth north of $100 million. Her primary residence, for tax purposes, is a $13 million ocean-view home in Naples, Florida. She owns another mansion in Naples that is worth $11 million. Judy and her husband Jerry also own a 9-bedroom mansion in Greenwich, Connecticut that they bought for $13.2 million in 2007. Today this 12.5-acre property is likely worth north of $20 million. They own a 5-bedroom condo in Beverly Hills that set them back $10.7 million in 2013. They own $8.5 million New York City pied-a-terre. In August 2018 Judy and Jerry spent $9 million to acquire a Newport, Rhode Island mansion.

3. Maryanne Trump Barry

Maryanne Trump Barry net worth 2020
Maryanne Trump Barry was born on April 5, 1937 in United States.

Maryanne Trump Barry net worth: Maryanne Trump Barry is an American Judge who has a net worth of $200 million. Maryanne Trump Barry was born in New York City, New York in April 1937. She is a Republican who serves as a Senior United States Circuit Judge on the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit since 2011. Barry graduated from Mount Holyoke College, Columbia University, and Hofstra University School of Law. Maryanne is the sister of Donald Trump. From 1983 to 1999 she served as a Judge of the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey. Barry served as a Circuit Judge from 1999 to 2011 and was appointed by President Bill Clinton. In 2011 she was appointed as Senior Judge by President Barack Obama. As a member of the Trump family, Maryanne has benefited greatly from her father's real estate empire. The largest family windfall came in 2004 when the Trump siblings decided to sell their father's entire portfolio for $737.9 million. Fred Trump (who died in 1999) left behind a portfolio that included 37 apartment complexes and several shopping centers. Over the previous decades, each of the Trump children earned large annual dividends from their father's empire.

Net Worth 2020: $200 Million

4. Drew Rosenhaus

Drew Rosenhaus net worth 2020
Drew Rosenhaus was born in Not Known.

Net Worth 2020: $165 Million


Salary 2020: $30 Million

Drew Rosenhaus Salary: Drew Rosenhaus earns a percentage-based salary depending on how much money he is able to secure for his clients. The average agent will earn anywhere from 15-20% of all money earned by an athlete. Rosenhaus has claimed that he only takes 3% of his NFL client's paydays. In return for these fees an agent typically hopes to bring the client at least 5x more money through his negotiation experience and leverage.

5. Robert Shapiro

Robert Shapiro net worth 2020
Robert Shapiro was born on September 2, 1942 in Plainfield, United States.
He was one of the co-founders of the shoe website Shoedazzle.

Net Worth 2020: $100 Million

6. Jerry Falwell Jr.

Jerry Falwell Jr. net worth 2020
Jerry Falwell Jr. was born in Not Known.

Net Worth 2020: $100 Million

7. Jorge Mendes

Jorge Mendes net worth 2020
Jorge Mendes was born in Not Known.

Net Worth 2020: $100 Million

8. Amal Clooney

Amal Clooney net worth 2020
Amal Clooney was born on February 3, 1978 in Beirut, Lebanon.

Barrister at Doughty Street Chambers whose notable clients include Julian Assange, founder of WikiLeaks, and former Ukrainian prime minister Yulia Tymoshenko. She is also an activist and author.

She worked in a number of United Nations commissions and in the Office of the Prosecutor at the UN Special Tribunal for Lebanon.

Net Worth 2020: $50 Million

9. Robert F Kennedy Jr.

Robert F Kennedy Jr. net worth 2020
Robert F Kennedy Jr. was born on January 17, 1954 in United States.

Son of US Senator Robert F. Kennedy and nephew to former US President John F. Kennedy. He is known for his environmental law practices and for hosting Ring of Fire, a nationally syndicated left wing radio show.

In 1998, alongside Chris Bartle and John Hoving, he formed Tear of the Clouds LLC, a bottled water company that began donating all profits to Waterkeeper Alliance.

Net Worth 2020: $50 Million

10. Jason Oppenheim

Jason Oppenheim net worth 2020
Jason Oppenheim was born in Not Known.

Net Worth 2020: $50 Million

11. Mino Raiola

Mino Raiola net worth 2020
Mino Raiola was born in Not Known.

Net Worth 2020: $50 Million

12. William Barr

William Barr net worth 2020
William Barr was born in Not Known.

Net Worth 2020: $50 Million

13. Robert Kardashian

Robert Kardashian net worth 2020
Robert Kardashian was born on February 22, 1944 in Los Angeles, United States.
He was seen carrying Simpson's garment bag the day Simpson flew back from Chicago.

Net Worth 2020: $30 Million

14. Tom Girardi

Tom Girardi net worth 2020
Tom Girardi was born in Not Known.

Net Worth 2020: $30 Million

15. Rob Pelinka

Rob Pelinka net worth 2020
Rob Pelinka was born in Not Known.

Net Worth 2020: $25 Million

16. Alan Dershowitz

Alan Dershowitz net worth 2020
Alan Dershowitz was born on September 1, 1938 in Brooklyn, United States.

Net Worth 2020: $25 Million

17. Mark Geragos

Mark Geragos net worth 2020
Mark Geragos was born on October 5, 1957 in Los Angeles, United States.
He is regarded as a celebrity lawyer and has represented media icons such as Michael Jackson and actress Winona Ryder.

Net Worth 2020: $25 Million

18. David Boies

David Boies net worth 2020
David Boies was born on March 11, 1941 in United States.
He represented big business when he was at IBM, but then he became a lawyer for the government in the famous Microsoft antitrust case.

Net Worth 2020: $20 Million

19. Gloria Allred

Gloria Allred net worth 2020
Gloria Allred was born on July 3, 1941 in Philadelphia, United States.
She also became a popular radio talk show host.

Net Worth 2020: $20 Million

20. Gerry Spence

Gerry Spence net worth 2020
Gerry Spence was born on January 8, 1929 in Laramie, United States.
He has never lost a criminal case either as a prosecutor or as a defense attorney and has not lost a civil case since 1969.

Net Worth 2020: $20 Million