Fani Willis is an America-based attorney and belongs to the state of Georgia. She is the district attorney of Fulton County and holds the title of the first woman to be had for the office of Fulton County district attorney. Fani is the first female district attorney in Fulton County currently prosecuting Donald Trump.
Fani Willis Bio, Age, Height, Parents, Husband, Net Worth
Fani Willis was born on 27th October 1971, making her 52 years old as of 2023. John Clifford Floyd III is her father and she grew up with him mainly after the divorce of their parents. She went to Regina High School from 1985 to 1989. Fani has experienced her volunteer experience while working with We All Deserve Excellence (WAVE), which she joined back in January 2016.
She is still connected with the NGO that assists the programs for homeless people, especially children. Fani received her bachelor’s degree in Political Science and Government from 1989 to 1993. She was a member of the Golden Key National Honor Society during that time. She also received a Doctor of Law in Law subject from Emory Law School from 1993 to 1996.
Fani began her career as a contract attorney with the firm “The Kendall Law Firm” from June 1996 to June 1997. For the next three years, she worked with another firm called Law Offices of Fani Willis, where she represented family law cases and children in the Juveline Court and various other matters.
She had her private practices while working with the companies like Fulton County District Attorney Office (for nine years) and Fulton County (for one year and two months), and she gave the best of her 17 years of life for the company – Fulton County District Attorney while working as Deputy District Attorney.
After that, she stood for the Judicial Election for Fulton County Superior Court, which took her five months. But, she lost the elections and stayed committed to her other attorney position in the Atlanta-based company.
After that, in 2020, she was elected as the district attorney for Fulton County, defeating her former boss, Paul Howard Jr. As per her LinkedIn profile, she says that she has seen the career line of nearly 24 years, where she has to go through various trials, cases, attorney positions and handled clients in civil, domestic, juvenile, family law and criminal matters.
Investigations into Trump’s election probe
Fani Willis started investigating Mr. Trump a month after his iffy phone call. Along with her office staff, she interviewed many people, like Georgia’s Governor Kemp and Mr. Raffensperger, plus Trump’s ex-lawyer Rudy Giuliani. Trump didn’t like it and complained on Truth social media. He called Ms. Willis a “Radical Left Democrat ‘Prosecutor'” investigating a ‘PERFECT’ phone call.
Ms. Willis hit back, saying, “No one is above the law.” She explained, “I can’t ignore a possible crime affecting the important right to vote for people in our community and the country.” Accusations now surround Ms. Willis, which could harm her case and reputation. In the Trump trial, co-defendant Michael Roman wants her out, claiming she had an “improper” relationship with Mr. Wade.
Roman says they took luxury trips paid with probe money. Ms. Willis admits to the relationship but denies wrongdoing, stating they split expenses evenly. Roman’s evidence led Georgia’s legislature to investigate Ms. Willis for possible misconduct. Judge Scott McAfee, overseeing the Trump case, will decide on February 15 if the relationship has affected the case. Ms. Willis tried to skip the hearing, but the judge declined.
Fani Willis Biography
|Fani Taifa Willis
|October 27, 1971
|Age (as of 2024)
|Inglewood, California, United States
|Emory University, Howard University
|in feet inches – 5’ 7” – in Centimeters – 170 cm
|in Kilograms – 63 kg – in Pounds – 138 lbs
|John Clifford Floyd III
|Who is her husband?
|Two (Nia Kisura & Kinaya Imani Willis)
Fani married her beloved husband, Fred Willis, and they both are raising two daughters. The eldest daughter, Nia Kisure, is around 23 years old and studying in college while the youngest daughter is Kinaya Imani Willis.
Fani is available on LinkedIn and has proudly highlighted her career details on her LinkedIn profile with the handle name @Fani Willis. She is also available on Twitter with the handle name @fani_willis, where she describes herself as the mother of two beautiful daughters and the founder or President Of The Love of Carla, Inc. As per her Twitter handle, she is based in Atlanta, Georgia.
She has around 245 followers on Twitter and joined social media back in April 2015. On Instagram, she is available by the name Fani Forda with no verified account and has attached the link to the fundraising page to ask for making her attorney and support her campaign. Although she has not posted any content on her Instagram, she has more than 4K followers.
Fani Willis Net Worth
Thanks to her flourishing career and expertise in the law, her net worth is around $8 million as od 2024. Fani Willis, the District Attorney, earns a base salary of $110,000 yearly. Yet, her overall income surpasses this due to various sources. Apart from her role, Fani boosts her earnings through speaking engagements, charging $12,000 per appearance.
Her annual revenue reaches $2.7 million, thanks to multiple income streams. Strategic investments significantly contribute to Fani Willis’s financial success. With approximately $5 million in real estate holdings, including a 300-acre Utah farmland, a luxurious four-bedroom villa in Georgia, and two Houston properties, she diversifies her assets.
In the stock market, Fani Willis maintains a $2 million portfolio, invested in well-known companies like Apple, Microsoft, Boeing, Berkshire Hathaway, Exxon, and Pfizer. This showcases a prudent and diversified financial strategy.