Tanya Acker Biography and Wiki
Tanya Acker is an American civil litigator, lawyer, and author who is most famously recognized as a television court judge on the CBS court show ‘HOT BENCH’. Tanya is also the host of the podcast show entitled The Tanya Acker Show. In Addition, she is an influential community leader and advocate and serves on the board of Public Counsel.
Tanya Acker Age and Birthday
Tanya was born on March 13, 1970, in Los Angeles, United States of America. She is 51 years old as of 2021. Her birth sign is Pisces. Acker turns 52 years on March 13, 2022.
Tanya Acker Height
Acker stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches (Approx. 1.72 meters)tall and weighs 53kgs(117lbs).
Tanya Acker Education
Tanya attended Howard University, where she then graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in 1992. She later received a Luard Scholarship for study at St. Anne’s College at Oxford University as well as an Earl Warren Scholarship by the NAACP and a Coker Fellowship by the Yale faculty at Yale Law School.
Acker attended and graduated from Yale Law School in 1995. In Addition, she worked as the co-editor-in-chief of the Oxford University Women’s Magazine.
Tanya Acker Family, Parents, Siblings
Judge Acker is the proud daughter of Bill Acker(father) and Aretha Acker(mother). Her parents worked as staff at a post office. It’s not clear if she has any siblings. She, however, grew up in Fernando Valley, Lake View Terrace in Los Angeles. Further details regarding her family will be updated soon.
Tanya Acker Husband and Wedding, Is She Married?
Moving on to her marital affairs, the famed judge is happily married to her loving husband whose identity is yet to be revealed. The romantic duo became espoused in a blissful wedding attended by family members and close friends. Tanya also shared that Judge Dorothy Nelson officiated at her wedding. We are keeping tabs and we will update her husband’s details soon.
Tanya Acker Salary
According to reliable sources, Judge Tanya receives an average annual salary of $210,000.
Tanya Acker Net Worth
Tanya Acker has an estimated net worth ranging from $1 million to $5 million as of 2021. This amount is from her extensive career as a litigator, author, judge among other investments.
Tanya Acker Hot Bench
Hot Bench is a nontraditional panel-based court show produced by Judge Judy’s Judge Judy Sheindlin. The show made its debut in the first-run syndication on September 15, 2014. The show follows judges hearing each case and discussing amongst themselves before rendering a verdict.
Judge Acker appears as a civil litigator alongside New York State Supreme Court Justice Patricia DiMango and former criminal defense attorney Larry Bakman.
Tanya Acker Book
Apart from being a lawyer/judge, Acker is also an author recognized for her book titled; Make Your Case: Finding Your Win in Civil Court which was published on October 6, 2020.