Grace and her family are longtime members of Macon Liberty United Methodist Church, where her mother Elizabeth played the organ and Mac Sr. was once a Sunday School teacher.
Grace graduated from Macon’s Windsor Academy and further joined Valdosta State University and later received a B.A from Mercer University. Grace received her Juris Doctor from the Walter F. George School of Law at Mercer, where she was a member of the law review. Further, she went on to earn a Master of Laws in constitutional and criminal law from New York University.
Grace worked as a clerk for a federal court judge and practiced antitrust and consumer protection law with the Federal Trade Commission. She also worked nearly for 10 years in the Atlanta-Fulton country, Georgia District Attorney’s office as Special Prosecutor which was focused on felony case involving serial murder, serial rape, serial child molestation, and serial arson.
After leaving the prosecutor’s office, Grace started to do a legal commentary show alongside Johnnie Cochran. Further, she started hosting a regular primetime legal analysis show named Nancy Grace on CNN Headline News. Television host and journalist Nancy has appeared in a number of shows such as; Dancing With the Stars, Raising Hope, Law & Order, Hancock, and The Wire.
Nancy Grace in her television career has been caught in many controversies for her strong point of view on some heavily disliked matters. She was caught in serious trouble time and again in Elizabeth Smart Kidnapping, Dannielle Van Dam Case, Duke Lacrosse allegations, Suicide of interviewee Melinda Duckett, Caylee Anthony Case, Whitney Houston death, Toni Annette Medrano suicide, Amanda Knox, Disappearance of Charles Bothuell V and Disappearance of Jennifer Wilkerson.
Talking about Grace's personal life she was once engaged but after the death of her fiancé she, married David Linch, an investment banker of a small private company in Atlanta. Grace and Linch knew each other from a long time from their Mercer University days. Recently the couple is living a blissful life along with their twin children Lucy Elizabeth and John David.
Heading towards Nancy’s net worth she earns a good amount of salary from her TV career. Nancy Grace’s salary is estimated to be around $8 Million per year. As of 2017, her current net worth is estimated to be around $25 million.