Elie Honig is popularly recognized as the Legal Analyst of CNN, who has gained worldwide fame for his engaging discussion about politics and state prosecutor. He has been serving as Executive Director of the Rutgers Institute for Secure Communities and Special Counsel at Lowenstein Sandler LLP since 2018.
Before joining CNN, the Harvard University graduate worked as an Assistant Attorney General at the New Jersey Division of Criminal Justice for five years.
Wiki-Bio & Family
Born in 1975 in Camden, Elie Honig celebrates his birthday on 3 April. His father was also a lawyer who graduated from Rutgers School of Law. At the time of his father's graduation, he was two months old and was present at his graduation event. Likewise, his mother is a social worker in Camden, USA.
Ellie's parents raised him, along with his two younger brothers.
He possesses a Middle Eastern American ethnicity and has a modest height.
Like his father, Elie has earned a degree in Law. In 1993, he enrolled at the Rutgers University, the same college from where his dad completed his education. Later, he graduated with a degree of Bachelor of Arts(BA) in 1997.
Furthermore, in 2000, Elie joined Harvard University and graduated with a doctorate In Law(JD).
Is Elie Honig Married?
Most celebrities prefer to keep their personal life away from the spotlight and don't like to reveal much about themselves. The CNN analyst isn't an exception to the case. He barely spills any clues about his personal life and family.
He is indeed a married man; however, he has not touched on any topics regarding his wedding date and dating history. Elie and his wife are the parents of two children, a daughter, and a son. As per his few tweets, a lady named Rachael Honig has been reported to be his possible wife.
The night I bring my son into @MSNBC and we meet a true legend @DanRather in the green room. Mr. Rather could not have been more kind, interested and generous. We asked who was the first president he interviewed and he said “Every one since Eisenhower - except the current one.” pic.twitter.com/ZkvWNE5k6R — Elie Honig (@eliehonig) August 24, 2018
As of now, Elie is a resident of Metuchen, New Jersey, and savors his fruitful time with his spouse and kids. At the moment, the family of four is relishing their life to the fullest, keeping things away from the media reach.
What is Elie Honig's Net Worth?
Elie has built a pretty successful career in law. He started his career working as an associate for the Covington & Burling LLP in the late 2000s. He worked in the company for about two years and shifted to United States Attorney Office as Assistant Attorney in 2004.
Later in 2012, Elie chose the New Jersey Division of Criminal Justice as an Assistant Attorney General for five years before joining CNN.
As of now, he is serving as the CNN Legal Analyst since joining the network in October 2018.
With an expertise of over one and a half decades in the media and law field, Elie probably might have received an impressive salary. According to Glassdoor, the average base salary of a CNN Analyst falls around $50K- $53K per year.