Douglas Emhoff Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, Family, Wife (Kamala Harris), Children, Wedding and Net Worth

Douglas Emhoff is an American Lawyer from New York, the United States who is best known as the husband of Kamala Harris

Douglas Emhoff Biography | Who Is Kamala Harris’s Husband, Douglas Emhoff?

Douglas Emhoff is an American Lawyer from New York, the United States who is best known as the husband of Kamala Harris, a notable attorney, and politician, popularly known as the Junior US Senator from California.

Douglas Emhoff Education

Emhoff attended California State University, Northridge, in 1982 where he completed his Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications and Media Studies in 1987. He then decided to pursue a law course at the University of Southern California, Gould School of Law and earned his Juris Doctorate degree in 1990.

Douglas Emhoff Career

After completing his studies, Emhoff joined Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP in the Greater Los Angeles Area as an Associate, in 1990. After three years, he moved to Bingham McCutchen LLP in the same area, but moved back to Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP in 1995 and continued to work in that position for the next three years. In 1998, Douglas Emhoff joined Belin Rawlings & Badal as a Special Counsel and became a partner of the Los Angeles-based law firm in 2000.

For the next six years, he was a managing partner at Whitwell Jacoby Emhoff LLP in Beverly Hills. In August 2006, Emhoff joined Venable LLP as its Managing Director in the West Coast and took charge of their branches in LA and San Francisco, where he served in the position till September 2017.

In October 2017, he became a partner of the global law firm, DLA Piper. According to his profile, Emhoff has become one of the go-to lawyers in California over the past decades thanks to the diverse experience he has gathered throughout his illustrious career.

Recently, Emhoff became a new favorite of the tabloids due to speculations that he can potentially become the first ‘First Man’ of the US, if his wife, Senator Kamala Harris, runs for the Presidency in the 2020 elections.

Douglas Emhoff Photo
Douglas Emhoff Photo

Douglas Emhoff Age | How Old is Douglas Emhoff?

He was born on October 13 1964 in New York, United States. He celebrates his birthday on the 13th of October every year. Emhoff is 59 years old.

Douglas Emhoff Height

Emhoff stands at a height of 5 feet 9 inches.

Douglas Emhoff Wife | Kamala Harris Douglas Emhoff | Kamala Harris Husband

Douglas Emhoff is married to American attorney and politician Kamala Harris. The couple first met on a blind date set up by one of Harris’ close friends and they tied the knot on August 22, 2014, in Santa Barbara, California. The wedding ceremony was a private affair officiated by her sister Maya Harris, a lawyer and MSNBC political analyst.

His wife Kamala is a member of the Democratic Party and is the junior US Senator from the state. She previously served as the 32nd Attorney General of California from 2011 to 2017, and as District Attorney of San Francisco from 2004 to 2010. She officially announced her campaign for the 2020 Democratic presidential race on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

Emhoff was previously married to Kerstin Emhoff who is the president and co-founder of a production company called PrettyBird, which has produced movies like ‘The Tillman Story’, ‘The Monster’, and ‘The Trust’.

Douglas Emhoff Children

Emhoff has two children; a son named Cole and a daughter named Ella from his first marriage with Kerstin Emhoff.

Douglas Emhoff Net Worth

Emhoff has an estimated net worth of $1.5 million US Dollars. His wife Kamala Harris has an estimated net worth of $391,100. She has $2 million in assets including at least $250,000 in savings and a San Francisco Employees Retirement account from her time as city and county district attorney.

Facts About Kamala Harris’s Husband

  • He’s also a lawyer.
  • He met Harris on a blind date.
  • He was previously married.
  • He’s a philanthropist.

The table below answers some of the frequently asked questions about Emhoff.

Who is Emhoff?

 He is an American Lawyer from New York


58 years old as of 2021


5 feet 9 inches


Kamala Harris


Not Available

Net Worth

$1.5 million
error: Content is protected !!