Mickey Sherman Biography

Updated On Dec 12, 2018 Published On Jun 07, 2017
Facts of Mickey Sherman
Date of Birth: 1947
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 9 Inch
Name Mickey Sherman
Father N/A
Mother Edith Sherman
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Los Angeles, California, United States
Ethnicity White
Profession Criminal defense attorney
Net Worth $10 million
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Black
Face Color White
Married Yes But Divorced
Married to Lis Wiehl (m. 2006–2012), Judy Jacobson (m. ?–2005)
Children Yes
Divorce Yes
Education University of Connecticut School of Law
Books How Can You Defend Those People?
View moreless Facts of Mickey Sherman

Mickey Sherman is an American criminal defense attorney, famous for his representation of Michael Skakel who was murdered in 1975. He was born to Edith Sherman and grew up along with her siblings in Greenwich, Connecticut. He graduated from Greenwich High School and achieved his Juris Doctor degree from the University of Connecticut School of Law. Regarding his ethnicity, he is white and holds an American Nationality.

Mickey who worked as a criminal defense attorney at a state licensing authority department was suspended from practicing as a lawyer after failing to pay $1.1 million in federal taxes. However, in 2012, he returned back to his work practicing as a lawyer. And worked as an assistant public defender, as an assistant prosecutor for several years. He also worked as a legal analyst for CBS News, and later defended Vietnam veteran in a murder trial using post-traumatic stress disorder defense. 

Moreover, Sherman was arrested for Billing practices and misconduct several times and was also pleaded guilty to failing to pay two years federal income taxes. His failure to pay the Client Security Fund had him suspended temporarily from his job.   

Moving towards his personal life, Mickey Sherman has been married twice. He first got married to Judy Jacobson and gave birth to two children; Mark Sherman and Jamie Sherman. However, the duo eventually got a divorce in 2005.

Later, in 2006, he got married to Lis Wiehl, a Fox News' legal analyst and author. However, Mickey and Lis got divorced after six years of marital relationship in 2012

Mickey earns the handsome amount of money from his career. It has been estimated that his current Net worth is around $10 Million.  

Mickey Sherman facts on timeline

Born in USA.

1947

Mickey Sherman was born in 1947. He was born to Edith Sherman and grew up along with her siblings in Greenwich, Connecticut. He holds American Nationality and belongs to white ethnicity.

Divorced with Judy Jacobson

2005

Mickey Sherman got divorced with Judy Jacobson in the year 2005. The reason behind their married is mysterious. They were blessed with two children, Mark Sherman and Jamie Sherman. 

Married to Lis Wiehl

2006

After getting divorced with his first wife, Judy, Mickey got married to Lis Wiehl. Lis was Fox News legal analyst and author. They got divorced after six years of marital relationship.  

Worked at a state licensing authority depart.

2007

Mickey had worked at a state licensing authority department but he got suspended from practicing as a lawyer. He has worked for four years from 2007-2011 and suspended. 

Pleaded Guilty.

June 30 , 2010

In the year 2010, Mickey has pleaded guilty two counts of willfully failing to pay federal income taxes for the year 2001 and 2001. He failed to pay $390,000 in the United States District Court for the District of Connecticut.

Net Worth of $10 million

2017

Mickey earns the handsome amount of money in his career. He has defended several cases in his career with a good amount of salary. It has been estimated that his current Net worth is around $10 Million.