John Eastman Biography
John Eastman is an American lawyer and a former professor of law and dean of the Chapman University School of Law in California. Likewise, he was a former law clerk to Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas.
How old is John Eastman? – Age
Eastman is 63 years old as of 2023. He was born on April 21, 1960, in Lincoln, Nebraska, United States, where he also grew up.
How tall is John Eastman? – Height
He stands at a height of 5 feet 10 inches (1.80 m) tall.
John Eastman’s Mother, Father – Family
John was born and brought up by his loving and supportive parents, Leopold Vail Lee Eastman and Louise Sara Kinder. His father, Leonard was a musician manager and a renowned Lawyer. He grew up together with his Sister Linda McCarney, who is a renowned photographer, musician, and animal rights activists.
John Eastman’s Education
Eastman attended Lewisville High school for his secondary studies. He later enrolled at University of Dallas where he attained an undergraduate degree. Afterward, he joined the University of Chicago Law School and graduated with a Juris Doctor degree and later a Doctor of philosophy in Government from Claremont Graduate School.
Is John Eastman Married? – Wife
John has been married to his beautiful wife, Elizabeth, for quite a long time now. Together they have been blessed with two wonderful children, a son who is an Astronautical Engineer in Huntsville, Alabama. They also have a daughter who is employed in public policy in Washington, D.C.
John Eastman’s Career
Eastman is a renowned lawyer who initially served as a law clerk for Judge J. Michael Luttig and Justice Clarence Thomas. He later became an an expert civil and constitutional litigation attorney with Kirkland & Ellis. He also represented the state of South Dakota in a petition against federal expenditures that was refused.
Additionally, he also petitioned for North Carolina legislature and the state of Arizona in matters concerning same-sex marriage, and abortion. It is known that he testified against President Barack Obama’s unilateral suspension of deportation for illegal immigrants. Similarly, he was highly noticed for his involvement in the aftermath of the 2020 US presidential election.
Moreover, he also authored an editorial suggesting that Kamala Harris, the Democratic contender for U.S. Vice President at the time, would not be eligible owing to citizenship restrictions. This assertion was compared to the “birtherism” hypothesis, which targeted Barack Obama. More so, his career is majorly defined by his involvement in political campaigns and conservative legal circles.
Furthermore, he became well known during the 2020 presidential election. This was due to his legal arguments that influenced the turbulent circumstances surrounding the attack on the Capitol. As legal actions carry on, his reputation is till linked to his involvement in these momentous occasions in American history.
John Eastman’s Net Worth
John has an estimated net worth of $1 Million to $3 Million (Approx.).
You can find and follow Eastman on Twitter using the account name: @DrJohnEastman