Laura Jarett is a political reporter in CNN in Washington D.C Bureau, working since 2016. She joined the Bureau to cover the Justice Department and Crime. Prior to CNN, Laura served as a litigation attorney in Chicago. Apart from her profession, she is also famous as the daughter of a former White House Advisor Valerie Jarette and her husband William Robert Jarrette.
Laura Jarrett was born in Chicago, 29 October 1985 and as of 2019, she is 34 years old. She is a daughter of William and Valerie Jarrett. Likewise, she belongs to a white ethnicity and holds an American nationality. Additionally, moving towards her education, she has joined the schools in Chicago and graduated from Harvard Law School in 2010.
Well, Laura Jarrett is married to her longterm boyfriend turned husband, Tony Balkissoon. He is recently working as a Canadian Lawyer. The couple met each for the very first time at their college. After they knew each other then the lovers started dating.
Later, the couple engaged at the Paris Club after several years. Moreover, the lovebird stays committed to each other after their engagement. Further, they both decided to get married and tied a wedding knot at Kenwood, Chicago in the year 2012 in Valerie Jarrett’s house. In their marriage, the arrived guest included the duo family among other 280 guests and the former president, Barack Obama.
Furthermore, as of 2018, there is no such news about their separation neither there are rumors about their child. We hope Laura’s relationship runs as smooth as it is running at present in the coming years as well.
While at college, Laura Jarrett worked on the Harvard Journal of Law and Gender as a technical writer, editor and article editor. Her career in the field of Journalism started as a judicial law clerk for the Honorable Rebecca Pallmeyer in Northern District of Illinois.
Later, she joined in the same post for Honorable Ann C. Williams on the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeal. After working as a litigation attorney in Chicago, she shifted her career to reporting. She joined the CNN in 2016, as its Justice reporter.
Laura is very dedicated to her work and is successful in proving herself in the journalism field. From her job, she must have collected a considerable amount of money. She has a monthly salary of $66 K and has collected a net worth of $8 million which is equal to musician Avi Kaplan. There is no doubt that she will add more dollars to her bank in the coming years.