This article will answer every question you have about Judge Alex Ferrer. Below are some of the frequently asked questions about him.
- What does Judge Alex do for a living?
- Who are Judge Alex’s parents and siblings?
- What are Judge Alex’s interests and hobbies?
- Is Judge Alex married or does he have a girlfriend?
- Does Judge Alex have any children?
- Where is Judge Alex now?
- How tall is Judge Alex?
- How much money does Judge Alex earn?
- What is Judge Alex’s net worth?
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Who is Alex Ferrer?
Alex Ferrer is a Cuban- American judge, law professor, and television personality. He presided over the American arbitration-based reality court show, Judge Alex.
Young Alex began working full time at the age of fifteen, pumping gas at a full-service station. He also performed oil changes and minor vehicle repairs. At eighteen, Ferrer obtained his pilot’s license. Although flying was a great hobby to him, he did not like the idea of constantly leaving his family to travel across the country.
He finally succeeded in getting a police department to send him to the academy. Alex graduated with the highest award in the police academy, the “Most Outstanding Recruit. He also became one of the youngest police officers in the State of Florida at the age of 19.
Judge Alex became an associate administrative judge in the criminal division of the 11th judicial circuit, which covers Miami-Dade County in 1995. He beat out his two opponents, a sitting judge and an attorney 20 years his senior being the youngest at 34. Judge Alex became the youngest judge on Miami’s Circuit Court and the first Cuban-American lawyer ever elected to the Circuit Court bench. During his time on the bench, Judge Alex tried some of Miami’s worst criminals. Some of the cases and trials Alex has handled were covered nationally and also several have been the subject of books, documentaries, and at least one upcoming movie. Judge Alex also taught and continues to teach judges annually at judicial conferences throughout Florida.
After his decade tenure on the bench, Alex was considered for a vacancy on Miami’s prestigious Third District Court of Appeals. Judge Alex was the only applicant to have been unanimously recommended to Florida’s Governor by the Judicial Nominating Commission out of the 60 well-respected judges and lawyers. Ferrer instead chose to pursue a television opportunity.
Judge Alex appeared on the January 27, 2007 episode of 1 vs. 100. He also appeared on Fox News Channel’s Red Eye w/ Greg Gutfeld on July 6, 2007. He was also guest on Verdict with Dan Abrams on July 15, 2008. Judge Alex appeared on Trivial Pursuit: America Plays as the captain of America’s team on November 17, 2008. He also appeared on an episode of America’s Most Wanted (episode date is March 22, 2010).
Judge Alex also appeared on Orlando, Florida’s WOFL FOX 35, and the Fox News Channel as a legal expert. This was during coverage of the Casey Anthony murder trial in 2011 and George Zimmerman’s murder trial in 2013.
How Old is Alex Ferrer?
Alejandro Enrique “Alex” Ferrer is 60 years old as of 2020 having been born on April 5, 1960, in Havana, Cuba. He shares his birthday with famous people such as Hayley Atwell, Jane Asher, Juicy J, Lily James, Max Gail, Colin Powell, Christopher “Kid” Reid, Allan Clarke, among others.
Judge Alex Ferrer Family
Who are Judge Alex’s parents?
His family fled communist Cuba to the United States when he was just a baby. They finally established a new life there. Judge Ferrer’s parents exchanged well-paying careers with an American company in Havana for minimum wage jobs in Miami in order to live in freedom.
Does Judge Alex have siblings?
Judge Alex’s secretive nature has shown up in his personal life. He has managed to keep his family background very private. In case there is news regarding his parents and siblings, we shall update it here as soon as possible.
Judge Alex Ferrer Education
Ferrer received his high school education from Rockway Junior High School. Alex later received his college education from the University of Miami earning a JD. There, he became a published member of its law review. He also served as the judicial director of the university’s alumni association. Ferrer also attended Barry University from where he earned a Bachelor of Professional Studies degree.
Judge Alex Ferrer Wife
Ferrer is married to the love of his life Jane Ferrer.
Judge Alex Ferrer Kids
Ferrer and his wife have two children including a son Taylor Ferrer. The judge and his entire family reside in Miami with their dogs Blu, Django, and Artemis.
Judge Alex Ferrer Height
His height is not yet disclosed to the public.
Alex Ferrer Judge Alex
Judge Alex began resolving disputes in 2005 on his nationally syndicated, televised courtroom show: “Judge Alex. The show has aired in 96% of the U.S for 9 seasons. In 2008, he was named the “Most Trustworthy Daytime Television Host” beating out such household names as Oprah Winfrey, Ellen DeGeneres , Regis Philbin, and Dr. Phil. Judge Alex was also included in People Magazine’s Sexiest Man edition.
Judge Alex Ferrer Salary
According to some sources, Judge Alex was reportedly making about 2 million dollars in a single-season of Judge Alex.
Judge Alex Ferrer Net Worth
Judge Alex has earned greatly through his law and television career. He has an estimated net worth of $15 million.