Andrew Weissmann Biography
Andrew Weissmann is an American attorney who served as the former chief of the United States Department of Justice’s criminal fraud section. President George W. Bush appointed Weissman as deputy director and then director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s Enron Task Force in 2002. From 2011 to 2013, Weissman was also the General Counsel of the Federal Bureau of Investigation.
How old is Andrew Weissmann?- Age
Weissman is 64 years old as of March 2022. He was born Andrew A. Weissmann on March 17, 1958, in New York City, New York United States.
Andrew Weissmann Education
Andrew graduated from Princeton University with a bachelor’s degree in law in 1980. He attended the University of Geneva on a Fulbright Scholarship in 1984 and graduated from Columbia Law School the same year.
Andrew Weissmann Height – Weight
Weissman stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches (1.79 m) and also maintains an average bodyweight of 70 kgs.
Andrew Weissmann Family
Andrew was born and brought up in New York City, New York by his parents. However, information regarding his mother and father is currently not yet available.
Andrew Weissmann Wife – Wedding – Husband – Married
Information regarding Andrew’s wife and marital status is currently under review despite speculations that he is gay or in a relationship with an unknown partner.
Andrew Weissmann Early Life and Career
His first job was as a clerk for the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York Judge Eugene Nickerson. Andrew worked as an Assistant United States Attorney for the United States Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of New York in 1991. He was employed there until 2002. From 2002 to 2005, he worked as a deputy director appointed by George W. Bush. Before starting his private practice, he worked as a special counsel for Mueller in 2005. He also worked for Barrack Obama’s administration before Donal Trump took over. In 2011, Weissman worked as the General Counsel under Mueller after he headed into private practice at Jenner & Block in New York. In 2017, he joined Special Counsel Mueller’s team to investigate the Russian Interference in the 2016 United States election. Andrew led the criminal fraud section from 2015 to 2017 at the Department of Justice. He then went on to teach at the New York University School of Law, Fordham Law School, and Brooklyn Law and eventually became a private practice Attorney Law.
Andrew Weissmann Book- Author
Andrew wrote his own book, Where Law Ends. The book was released in 2020 as an inside look at a contentious FBI investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election. The book is still one of the New York Times best-sellers in 2021.
Andrew Weissmann’s Net Worth
Andrew has an estimated net worth of $2 million.