Thomas Vincent Girardi is a successful American Attorney and co-founder of Giraldi and Keese Los Angeles Law firm. He became popular in 1999 when he got married to star singer and dancer, Erika Jayne. As of 2020, Thomas Girardi net worth is estimated to be $35 million.
Family and Early Life
Thomas Girardi was born on 3rd June 1939 in Denver, Colorado, United States. He attended Loyola High school and later joined Loyola Marymount University before proceeding to Loyola Law School where he attained his LLB in 1964. No information is available about his parents and siblings.
Thomas is married to Erika Jayne, a popular American Reality TV star, dancer, singer, and actress who appears on the Real Housewives of Beverly. They got married in 1999. He has a stepson from Erica’s former marriage.
Thomas became the first attorney in California State to win a $1millin –plus award for a medical malpractice case. He has handled many other multi-million dollar cases and provided the best possible solutions. He handled major cases against the former Lockheed corp, Pacific Gas and Electric Company, and Hollywood’s seven major movie studios.
One of the major cases that he handled was against Pacific Gas and Electric where the company agreed to pay $460 million to the residents of the desert community Hinckley California. The 650 residents had blamed the company for increased cases of cancer and other diseases on contaminated water that leaked from the gas pumping station.
Girardi became the president of the Litigation Counsel of America in 2015. He has ranked among the top ten Southern California Super Lawyers a position he has maintained since 2010. Thomas is a member of the California Judicial Service and the International Academy of Trial Lawyers where he is a member of the board.
He has been an associate professor at Loyola Law School since 1976. He was appointed the president of the American Board of Trial Advocates in 1999. Thomas holds the award of the Best Lawyers in America from 1987 to date. He also holds a Daily Journal position for the top hundred lawyers in California since 2008. He has made several appearances with his wife Erika on the Real Housewives of Beverly.
Thomas Girardi Net Worth
Thomas Girardi is estimated to be worth $35 million as of December 2020. His main source of income is his career as an attorney. He has gained a lot of wealth from his many high-profile cases he won for his clients.