Last Updated on January 28, 2020 by Tipster
Mike Purpura is one of the members of President Donald Trump’s impeachment defense team ( which includes Ken Starr, Pat Philbin, Pat Cipollone.). He was thrust into the public spotlight after taking the center stage with opening arguments in the historic impeachment trial. Before, he served in the counsel’s office under former Republican president George W. Bush. Now he is the deputy White House counsel.
More Information About Mike Purpura Biography
Purpura worked as a Judicial Law Clerk in New York after earning his JD. He spent two years as an associate at Davis Polk and Wardwell LLP. His Linkedin profile showcases a wide array of experiences including Assistant United States Attorney, Senior Counsel to the Deputy Attorney General, and Associate Counsel to the President. He was a partner at Carlsmith Ball LLP for over eight years. The 50-year-old joined the White House staff in late 2018.
Purpura attended United States Military Academy at West Point from 1987 to 1991. There he studied economics. Afterward, he went to Columbia Law school in 1994 and earned his JD in 1997.
Mike Purpura Age
He is currently 50 years old, but his exact date of birth is not known yet. Information on this will be updated soon.
Mike Purpura Wife
Purpura is married to Elizabeth Somerville who is a former tennis player. According to the USTA, she won three state championships in high school and was ranked the number one junior player in Hawaii. She was the top-ranked player at the University of Arizona. She competed at Wimbledon, the French Open, the Australian Open, and the U.S. Open. At the moment, Somerville spends her time coaching tennis. Her mother was also an acclaimed tennis player.
Mike Purpura Net Worth
His estimated net worth is still under review.
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