Douglas Emhoff Biography
(Lawyer, Husband of Kamala Harris)
Born In: New York
Douglas Emhoff is a highly experienced American litigator and strategic advisor. He is the husband of attorney and politician Kamala Harris, the former Attorney General of California and the current junior US Senator from the state. Kamala Harris is considered a top contender for the 2020 Democratic nomination for President, which recently created curiosity about Emhoff in the media. He has been working in the law field for over 25 years, starting with law firms like Bingham McCutchen LLP and Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP. He later became partner at Belin Rawlings & Badal and Whitwell Jacoby Emhoff LLP, and served as the Managing Director of Venable LLP for over a decade. He is currently a media, entertainment and intellectual property partner at DLA Piper, one of the largest and most prestigious global law firms, in their Century City, Washington D.C. office. His swearing in ceremony for the Washington D.C. bar was in March 2017.