Michael Avenatti is an American attorney. He is widely recognized for his work for various celebrities. Furthermore, Avenatti also filed suits against Fortune 100 companies. In addition, he is also a professional car race driver. Avenatti participated in races in the United States and Europe. Currently, Avennati serves in California and New York.
Avenatti is a divorced man as of 2019. He formerly married two wives but both of his marriages failed. So, does he share any children with his wives?
Who Is Michael John Avenatti? Bio & Wiki
Michael Avenatti was born as Michael John Avenatti on 16th February 1971, in Sacramento, California, United States. Moreover, he is American by his nationality and belongs to Caucasian ethnicity. His father was a manager for Anheuser-Busch. Later Avenatti and his father moved to Chesterfield, Missouri.
In 1982, Avenatti attended the Central High School in Parkway. After graduating in 1989, Avenatti spent a year at Saint Louis University before moving to Pennsylvania University where he graduated with a B.A. in political science in 1996. While in college, he worked for Rahm Emmanuel’s political consulting company as an opposition researcher.
Avenatti attended George Washington Law School (GW). Later, Avenatti enrolled at the night school program where he worked with Professor Jonathan Turley on constitutional problems related to the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA). Later, he graduated from the Coif’s Order in 2000 and was first in class with a J.D.
Michael Avenatti’s Career
Michael Avenatti started his career as an assistant in the Research Group, political opposition research, and media firm run by Rahm Emanuel. In 42 states, Avenatti worked on more than 150 Democratic and Republican campaigns. Later, he joined Greene Broillet & Wheeler, a Los Angeles boutique law firm.
Avenatti worked as the White House Chief of Staff for former US President, Barack Obama. Furthermore, Avenatti represented adult-film actress, Stormy Daniels in her lawsuits against President, Donald Trump in an attempt to void a non-disclosure agreement she had signed.
As a professional car racer, Avenatti competed in approximately 33 professioanl sportscar races including FIA World Endurance Championship, American Le Mans Series, and others. At Le Mans ‘ 24 Hours, Avenatti partnered in No. 66 JMW Motorsport Ferrari 458 Italia with Saudi Prince, Abdulaziz bin Turki Al Saud, and Polish driver, Jakub “Kuba” Giermaziak. In 2015, the team positioned seventh in their class.
How Much Is Michael Avenatti’s Net Worth?
Michael Avenatti’s net worth is $70 Million as of 2019. Having an impressive income, he also makes additional earning from his other works, which include business deals, law firms, etc. Likewise, his wife’s wealth is around $10 Million.
During the divorce settlement with his wife Lisa, Avenatti agreed to provide spousal support of $1,947,540.
He passed the ownership of several properties to Lisa, including five luxury brackets, a Frank Gehry sculpture and other art pieces, and a 2014 rental of Ferrari 488 GT Spider.
Private Jets & Assets
Avenatti hired pilot at $100,000 a year and possessed two private jets worth approximately $9 Million. He also kept a driver paid full time through his company.
In May 2013, Avenatti supplied the HomeStreet bank with an individual balance sheet, indicating that it had $40 Million, $5.46 Million and $34 Million in assets.
How Is Michael Avenatti’s Personal Life?
Michael Avenatti tied the knot with his first wife, Christine Carlin Avenatti in Chesterfield, Missouri, St. Louis. They also invited most of their close friends and relatives at their wedding ceremony. Furthermore, they share two beautiful daughters from their relationship.
Unfortunately, after 13 years of their marriage, the couple eventually separated, citing irreconcilable differences between them. After the divorce with Christine, Avenatti again married Lisa-Storie Avenatti in 2011, in Los Angeles, California.
They share an adorable son. However, the pair are not together anymore due to some misunderstanding. Avenatti and his spouse filed for divorce and separated in 2017.