Kathleen Zellner is an American attorney. Who is renowned for winning multi-million dollar medical malpractice settlements for her clients and freeing innocent people from Illinois’ death row. The bold Zellner had also worked for Steven Avery, who was the subject of the 2015 Netflix series Making a Murderer and 20 exonerees who are listed in the National Registry of Exonerations as a Notable client.
Biography of Kathleen Zellner
The talented American attorney was born in Midland, Texas, United States of America. He celebrates his birthday every year on 5th May. She had grown up with her parents at her hometown and birthplace Texas.
About her exact educational level and academic qualification are not revealed yet. Born with the Taurus zodiac sign currently she is 62 years old.
As one of the talented, attorney she was rewarded with many titles. In 2000 she became as National Law Journal’s Top Ten Litigators in the United States and in 2001, she became one of the Ten Most Influential Attorneys in Illinois, American Lawyer Media.
In 2001, she became – The Year in Women in Chicago Tribune. She is one of those rare attorneys who won Top Influential Women in The United States, National Law Journal’s Pro Bono Attorney of the Year, Illinois State Crime Commission Champion of Justice Award, Chicago Lawyer Person of the Year, American Bar Association Pursuit of Justice Award, Litigation Counsel of America’s Peter Perlman National Service Award, Super Lawyers Top 50 Female Lawyers in the United States, National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Trial Lawyers, Leading Lawyers Top 100 Lawyers in Illinois – all areas of law, Leading Lawyers in All Areas of Law Chicago Suburbs, Lawdragon Top 500 Plaintiff’s Attorneys in the United States and national Association of Distinguished Counsel – Nation’s Lawyers Top One Percent.
Married or Dating? Find out her relationship
Yes, Kathleen Zellner is married. The statement was proved through a brief overview of season 2 in Netflix channel. She is married to Commodities & Bond trader, Robert Zellner. From the marriage, she has a daughter, Anne Zellner Nolte who is also an advocate in Denver.
Her husband is has achieved a post-doctorate fellowship in econometrics.
Family life of Kathleen Zellner
There are no details on her family background including the parent’s name and their profession.
She has a well-maintained figure with brown hair and brown eyes. She has managed to keep her weight in check, which has made her look more young and vibrant.
Career & Networth
Talking about the career of Kathleen Zellner she had started her journey from a very young age. A made-for-tv attorney, Zellner once saved a man on death row by coaxing a woman on the stand to confess that she, and not Zellner’s client, had committed the murder. She had done three of those cases involved medical malpractice, one was a rape trial, one a civil rights case and one a murder trial as well. After those case, during some interview, she said
”I think I’m the only person in the United States who has done this. I really didn’t have any choice, because I was made no offers on any of them and they were ready for trial.”
Apart from an attorney, she had done Masters Swimming, in particular, and a bit of pistol shooting, as well.
In the United States, she is the only attorney in the United States to have won five multi-million dollar verdicts in less than a year who has obtained over $115 million in verdicts and settlements for her clients, many of which set state and national records.
The gorgeous Zellner has 7 film credits. In 2014, she made her debut in TV Shows named Archive footage. Later, she had done Dream/ Killer, 20/20, Dateline NBC, Crime Time, I Witness and Making a Murderer.
How much is her Net Worth?
As one of the American attorneys, it is sure that she had earned a huge name and fame in her lifetime career. It is believed that her net worth has been estimated at millions of US dollars. while her salary is under review. It seems that she loves to keep her private life low key. There is no doubt that her net worth and salary will increase in the upcoming years.