Mercedes Colwin is an accomplished attorney, television personality, and public speaker. With a career spanning over two decades, she has made a name for herself as one of the most prominent lawyers in the country.
In this article, we'll take a closer look at her life, including her age, husband, and net worth.
Early Life and Education
Mercedes Colwin was born on July 6, 1969, in New York City. She grew up in a family of Puerto Rican immigrants who instilled in her the importance of hard work and education. Mercedes attended the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law at Yeshiva University, where she earned her Juris Doctor degree.
Career in Law
After graduating from law school, Mercedes began her legal career as a trial attorney in the New York City Law Department. She later worked as an assistant district attorney in the Kings County District Attorney's Office before joining the law firm of Gordon & Silber as a partner. In 2004, she became a partner at the law firm of Garson, Segal, Steinmetz, Fladgate LLP, where she currently practices law.
Mercedes is widely regarded as one of the most accomplished trial attorneys in the country. She has successfully represented clients in a variety of high-profile cases, including employment discrimination, sexual harassment, and police brutality cases. In addition to her work as a trial attorney, Mercedes is also a legal analyst for various television networks.
Mercedes' television career began in 2002 when she was a guest legal analyst on Fox News Channel's “The O'Reilly Factor.” She went on to become a regular contributor to the show and has since appeared on numerous television networks as a legal analyst, including CNN, MSNBC, and Fox Business Network.
In 2014, Mercedes began co-hosting the television show “Fox News Specialists” alongside Eric Bolling and Katherine Timpf. The show was canceled in 2017, but Mercedes has continued to appear on various television programs as a legal analyst.
In addition to her legal and television careers, Mercedes is also a sought-after public speaker. She has delivered keynote speeches at conferences and events around the world on a variety of topics, including leadership, diversity, and women's empowerment.
Age and Personal Life
As of 2023, Mercedes Colwin is 53 years old. She is married to David Colwin, and the couple has two children together. Mercedes is an active philanthropist and is involved with numerous charitable organizations, including the Make-A-Wish Foundation and the American Heart Association.
Mercedes Colwin's net worth is estimated to be around $5 million. Her income primarily comes from her work as a trial attorney and legal analyst, as well as her public speaking engagements.