Leo Terrell Biography
Leo Terrell is a Los Angeles, based civil rights attorney and talk radio broadcaster. He contributes to FOX News Media as a commentator and analyst across various platforms, including the FOX News Channel (FNC) and the FOX Business Network (FBN).
Leo Terrell Age
Terrell is 67 years old as of 2022. He was born on February 1, 1955, in Los Angeles, California, United States. He celebrates his birthday on 1st February every year.
Leo Terrell Height
Terrell stands at a height of 5 ft 7 in ( 1.7m).
Leo Terrell Family
Terrell was born and raised in the United States by his parents. However, he has managed to keep his personal life away from the limelight hence he has not disclosed any information about his parents. It is also not known if Leo has any siblings.
Leo Terrell Wife
Terrell is very private about his personal life therefore it is not known if he is in any relationship. There are also no rumors of him being in any past relationship with anyone.
Leo Terrell Net worth
Terrell has an estimated net worth of $1.73 million which he has earned through his career as a journalist.
Leo Terrell Salary
Terrell earns an average salary of $89,356 annually from his work as a Fox News and Fox Business contributor.
Leo Terrell Education
Terrell graduated from Gardena High School in Los Angeles’ Harbor Gateway neighborhood in 1972. Leo earned his bachelor’s degree in 1977 from California State University, Dominguez Hills. He also has a master’s in education from Pepperdine University in Malibu, California, and a Juris Doctor (J.D.) from the University of California, Los Angeles School of Law.
Leo Terrell Career
Leo Terrell is a civil rights attorney who presently contributes to FOX News Media as a commentator and analyst across all platforms, including the FOX News Channel (FNC) and the FOX Business Network (FBN). In January 2021, he joined the network. Mr. Terrell also broadcasts the Cumulus Media podcast, Leo Terrell: America’s Fair Minded Civil Rights Attorney, in addition to his work with the network.
He has held various leadership positions in organizations such as the Black-Korean Alliance, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), and California’s Statewide Commission Against Hate Crimes as a practicing member of the California Bar since 1990. While serving as a member of the NAACP, he also supplied pro bono legal services on a regular basis. Mr. Terrell has also delivered authoritative legal and civil rights commentary on a number of important television shows, including ABC’s Nightline, CNN’s Larry King Live, and NBC’s Today, over the course of his long career.
In Los Angeles, California, he previously held a show on Cumulus Media’s Talk Radio 790 KABC-AM radio station. He authored a book titled Your Rights in the Workplace – What Your Boss Won’t Tell You. The book was published in 1998.
Terrell represented Kumasi Simmons, a former football player from Compton’s Centennial High School who was expelled after punching a referee in 1995. The referee was accused of using racial epithets by Simmons. Terrell said that the Beverly Hills Police Department intimidated witnesses who could corroborate Simmons’ claims. In 1999, Terrell requested that the Los Angeles Police Commission hear testimony from witnesses who said that Margaret Laverne Mitchell, a homeless woman, was fleeing when police officers shot her. Terrell asked for a probe of wrongdoing by Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department trainees in 2012.
Leo 2.0 | Donald Trump
He pledged his support for President Donald Trump in a July 2020 interview, the first time he done it for a Republican Party presidential candidate. Terrell, who refers to himself as “Leo 2.0,” says he is a happy guy now that he is a Republican.
Leo Terrell Fox News
Terrell works at Fox News alongside other Fox News anchors who include;
- Jamie Colby
- Byron York
- Trey Yingst
- Kiron Skinner
- Dan Springer
- Karl Rove
- Katie Pavlich
- Nicole Saphier
- Austin Westfall
- Anita Vogel