Judge Tanya Acker is an American judge on CBS Television Distribution’s syndicated courtroom show HOT BENCH. Judge Tanya Acker is also a civil trial attorney and frequent television commentator. She is also an advocate for youth empowerment.
dates of birth and childhood
Judge Tanya Acker was there March 13, 1970 in Los Angeles, United States. she is 50 years old and is under the zodiac sign Pisces. She holds American citizenship, but her ethnicity is currently unknown.
Her father’s name is Bill Acker and her mother’s name is Aretha Acker. But the information about her siblings, cousins, grandparents, relatives and others is not available at the moment. In addition, Tanya’s parents were postal workers. And her parents raised her in the Fernando Valley on Lake View Terrace in Los Angeles. She loves her family and parents very much and also loves to share their pictures on her social media accounts. She also owns two cute dogs and their names are Max and Isis.
As for Tanya’s education and qualifications, she received her BA from Howard University in 1992. She then graduated summa cum laude and also became a member of Phi Beta Kappa. She was also awarded a Luard Scholarship to study at St Anne’s College, Oxford University. Tanya was also able to receive an Earl Warren Scholarship from the NAACP and a Coker Scholarship from the Yale Faculty at Yale Law School.
Tanya Acker then graduated from Yale Law School in 1995. And while in law school, she was able to work in the Office of White House Counsel, the civil rights division of the United States Department of Justice. and the private law firms of O’Melveny & Myers, Irell & Manella and Williams & Connolly.
career and working life
Judge Tanya Acker served as a clerk to the Honorable Dorothy Wright Nelson on the US Ninth Circuit Circuit. Her duties included advising and making recommendations to judges of the Ninth Circuit on decisions in a variety of cases and preparing Judge Nelson for hearings on matters before the court. She then received a Bristow Fellowship from the Office of the Solicitor General at the US Department of Justice.
Likewise, Tanya was able to enter private practice, and her legal work has spanned a wide range of matters, from civil litigation involving public and private entities, to various constitutional cases, to providing business advice and counsel. She was also able to receive the ACLU’s First Amendment Award for her successful representation of the homeless in a case against the city of Santa Barbara.
She even got to work in entertainment industry public relations for the Kerry/Edwards presidential campaign in California. Acker worked as assistant campaign manager for Councilman Bernard C. Parks’ mayoral campaign in Los Angeles. She then worked as the General Counsel for a company that manufactured emission control products.
More about careers
Judge Tanya Acker also hosts her podcast, The Tanya Acker Show. This show is about realizing that we are bigger than our problems and it’s also about seeing the truth; fight better and smarter with each other; brainstorm ideas; Knowing that the bad is fixable and having more fun. Along with her guests, she explores a wide range of themes in the show.
In addition, Tanya is also an experienced television commentator. She has appeared on Good Morning America, Entertainment Tonight, Wendy Williams, The Talk, Inside Edition, The O’Reilly Factor, Larry King Live, CNN Reports, Anderson Cooper 360, Extra, Your World With Neil Cavuto, The Insider, CNBC Reports, UK’s GMTV, Sky News and various other shows. She was also able to serve as an interim judge in the Los Angeles County Superior Court Interim Judge Program.
In addition, the non-traditional courtroom show “Hot Bench” is created by Judy Sheindlin and executive produced by David Theodosopoulos. There are three judges on the show and Tanya is one of them.
Judge Tanya Acker has tied the knot with her husband and is living with him in her Beverly Hills apartment building. However, little to no information about her love life and husband is available so far. She most likely keeps her personal and love life private and away from attention. But in a recent interview, she said that Judge Dorothy Nelson officiated at her wedding.
Judge Tanya Acker has a height of 5 feet 8 inches, but her weight is not yet available. Similarly, her other body measurements are still being checked. Also, Tanya has black hair and dark brown eyes.
Social Media and Wealth
Judge Tanya Acker is quite active on all of her social accounts. She has amassed 26.1k followers Instagram and 11.7k followers on Twitter. She has also accumulated 13,000 followers on Facebook.
According to Wiking, judge Tanya Acker a net worth of $50,000, and her main source of income is her career as a television personality.