Douglas Emhoff – Bio, Facts, Family of Kamala Harris’ Husband

Douglas Emhoff

Douglas Emhoff (born in 1964) is an American Lawyer from New York, United States. He specializes in commercial litigation, advertising, and marketing litigation. Furthermore, the 54-year-old lawyer mainly represented clients who were in a David vs. Goliath situation.

Emhoff is the spouse of Kamala Harris (American attorney, politician and a member of the Democratic Party). She served as the junior United States Senator from California since 2017.

Douglas Emhoff with his wife Kamala Harris

Moreover, Harris will run for the 2020 Presidential election with some two dozen aspirants. The contenders will fight for the Democratic ticket against Donald Trump. In fact, Tulsi Gabbard (Hawaii Congresswoman) is also a serious contender for the Democratic nomination.

Douglas is the partner in the firm named “Whitwell Jacoby Emhoff LLP”. The lawyer also worked for Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP, Belin Rawlings & Badal, and Bingham McCutchen LLP.


Early Life, Parents & Education

Douglas Emhoff American Lawyer

The lawyer was born in 1964 in New York, United States. Therefore, the age of Douglas Emhoff is 55 years old, as of 2019. The information about his father and mother is not available on the internet but we will update you soon.

Furthermore, Kamala Harris’ spouse attended high school in New York. Later, Emhoff moved to California. The lawyer got a BA in Communications and Media Studies from California State University in 1987.

Moreover, he earned his Juris Doctor degree from the University of Southern California, Gould School of Law, in 1990.


Marriage Affairs, Girlfriend & Children

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Douglas married his first wife (name not available). The couple also shares two children named Cole and Ella. His son Cole graduated from college in May 2017. Douglas’ daughter Ella is currently a senior in high school.

However, in 2010, the lawyer took divorced from his first spouse. He tied the knot with  Kamala Harris on August 22, 2014, in Santa Barbara, California. The lawyer and Harris first met on a blind date that was arranged by one of Kamala’s friends.

Later, Douglas proposed to his love about a year later in her apartment. He made the proposal with a diamond and platinum engagement ring.


Wiki & Bio
Full Birth NameDouglas Emhoff.
Famous ForBeing the husband of Kamala Harris (American attorney, politician and a member of the Democratic Party).
Working AsLawyer.
Age (As of 2019)55 years old.
Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday1964.
Birthplace/HometownNew York, United States.
CitizenshipThe United States.
Current ResidenceSanta Barbara, California, USA.
Star Sign (Zodiac Sign)Not available.
EthnicityWhite Caucasian.
Physical Stats & More
HeightFeet & Inches: 6' 0" tall.
Centimeters: 183 cm.
Meters: 1.83 m.
WeightKilograms: 79 Kg.
Pounds: 174 lbs.
Eye ColorHazel.
Hair ColorBrown.
Shoe Size (US)10.
ParentsFather: Businessman.
Mother: Not Known.
SiblingsNot Found.
Personal Life
Marital StatusMarried.
Dating History?N/A
GirlfriendKamala Devi Harris.
WifeKamala Harris (2014 - Present).
ChildrenCole and Ella.
Highest QualificationJuris Doctor.
SchoolHigh School.
College/University1. The University of Southern California Gould School of Law.
2. California State University.
Hobbies & Favorite Things
Favorite CelebritiesActor: Matt Damon.
Actress: Alexandra Daddario.
Dream Holiday DestinationParis.
Favorite ColorRed and White.
Love to doReading.
Favorite DishesItalian Food.
Money Factor
Net worthApprox. $1.5 million US dollars (As of 2018).
Car CollectionBMW, Ferrari & Honda.


Some Lesser Known Facts about Douglas Emhoff

Douglas Emhoff age, height, and weight

  • Kamala Harris’ husband has a sister-in-law Maya Harris. She is an MSNBC political analyst.
  • Maya is married to Tony West. He is a General Counsel of Uber and a former U.S. Justice Department senior official.
  • Furthermore, he and Harris released their 2015 tax returns on October 2016.
  • It showed that they earned $1.17 million USD that year.
  • However, the couple paid nearly $450,000 in state and federal income taxes.
  • The accumulated Net worth of Douglas Emhoff is $1.5 million US Dollars.
  • The 54-year-old lawyer also involved in philanthropy activities.
  • The documents displayed that he donated $32,947 to charity, including $10,000 just to UNICEF.



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