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Linda Fairstein Net Worth

Linda Fairstein is an American author and former prosecutor. She was the head of the sex crimes of the Manhattan District Attorney’s office from 1976 to 2002. As of 2019, Linda Fairstein net worth is estimated to be $12 million.

Born on May 5, 1947, in New York, Linda attended Vassar College where she received a degree in English literature. In 1972, she graduated from the University of Virginia School Of Law.

Shortly after graduating, she joined the Manhattan District Attorney’s office in 1972 where she worked as an Assistant District Attorney. In 1976, she was promoted to the head of a sex crimes unit. During that time, she prosecuted several controversial cases including “Preppy Murder case” and “People v. Jovanovic cases”.

As a head of sex crimes, she saw the prosecuting of five juvenile defendants known as “Central Park Five” in The Central Park Jogger case in 1990. In 2002, she left the district attorney’s office and began her new chapter in life as a consultant, writer, lecturer and expert for a wide variety of print and television media outlets including CNN and MSNBC. During her time as a attorney, she handled highly publicized cases like Central Park Jogger Case, Jovanovic Controversy and Dominique Strauss-Kahn.

Fairstein has also won several honors and awards during her career. She has received Federal Bar Council’s Emory Buckner Award for Public Service, UJA Federation Proskauer Award, Glamour Magazine’s Woman of the Year Award, American Heart Association Women of Courage Award, International Thriller Writers 2010 Silver Bullet Award and many others.

As a writer, she has written several high profile books. Some of them are internationally bestselling books. Some of her famous books are Final Jeopardy, Likely To Die, Cold Hit, The Bone Vault, Killer Heat, Bad Blood, Hell Gate, Death Angel, Terminal City, Deadfall and Silent Mercy.

Regarding her personal life, she was married to lawyer Justin Feldman from 1987 until his death in 2011 at the age of 92. In 2014, she married her longtime friend Michael Goldberg, another lawyer. They currently reside in the Upper East side of New York.

Linda Fairstein net worth: $12 million

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