Elie Mystal has been covering the criminal justice system, the courts, and politics as The Nation’s justice correspondent.
He is also the force behind ‘Objection!’ which is the magazine’s monthly column. In addition to that, Elie has appeared on many networks like CNN, MSNBC, Fox, and Sirus XM.
Short Bio And Wiki
Elie Mystal is popular as a legal analyst and justice correspondent of The Nation.
He was born in the year 1978. His birthday is on 10th May, which makes his age 43 in 2021.
A renowned writer and editor, Elie Mystal was born to his parents Elie Mystal Sr. and Elizabeth Ying. When Elie was just 16 years old, his parent got divorced.
Talking about his parents’ profession, his father Elie Sr. worked in Suffolk County as a legislator from 2004 to 2008. Likewise, his mother worked for the Center of Hearing and Communication as its director.
In the year 2017, his father died at the age of 71. The reason for his father’s death was lymphoma.
Elie attended Harvard University in the year 1996. He received his bachelor’s degree in Political Science and Government in 2000.
After graduation, he joined Harvard Law School and graduated in 2003.
Elie Mystal Spouse/Wife
Elie Mystal is one of the influential men in political blogging. Despite the fame, Elie has successfully kept his family life shrouded in secrecy.
Elie has been married to Christine Nyereyegona since 8th of August 2004.
The duo met while attending Harvard University and has been together since then.
Who Is Christine Nyereyegona?
Christine Nyereyegona is a corporate attorney based in New York. Christine, who is focused on the practice of business and law, is currently working as the Vice President & Assistant General of JPMorgan Chase.
According to Christine’s LinkedIn, she has,
“Broad experience in development, placement and settlement of complex and high-volume structured products across multiple asset classes. Expertise in fixed income and equity structured product mechanics and markets.”
Christine received her bachelor’s degree in English Literature from Harvard University in 2000. She then joined Harvard Law School to earn J.D.
Elie Mystal Children
Elie and his wife Christine have been married for 16 years. The couple, who will be celebrating their 17th wedding anniversary in August 2021, are blessed with two children.
Both Elie and Christine are very protective of their children’s privacy. Although Elie sometimes tweets about his children, he hasn’t revealed their names.
He has two sons.
Elie Mystal Net Worth
Elie Mystal is one of the most popular legal analysts who came into prominence a decade ago after winning the blogging competition for the editor of Above the Law (ATL).
Since then, Elie has been surrounded with fame and also fortune. The average base salary of a legal analyst in the United States is estimated to be $57,636 per year.
With the bonus and profit-sharing, the total pay of a legal analyst is estimated in the range of $39k - $83k.
Elie Mystal has also assembled earnings as a renowned writer and editor. He has written for the magazines like City Hall News, The New York Daily News, and The New York Times.
Over the years, Elie Mystal has been able to amass a whopping fortune from his job. Although the exact value of his net worth hasn’t been revealed yet, his net worth in 2021 is estimated to be more than $3 million.