Joan Biskupic Biography
Joan Biskupic is s an American journalist, author, and lawyer. She works at CNN as a full-time Supreme Court analyst. Biskupic has covered the United States Supreme Court for more than 30 years. In addition, she has written several books on the Supreme Court and biographies of Supreme Court Justices.
Before working at CNN, she worked as Editor in Charge, Legal Affairs for Reuters from 2012 to 2016. Biskupic was a visiting professor at the University of California, Irvine’s School of Law for the 2016–2017 academic year. She also worked as the Legal Affairs Correspondent for USA Today from 2000 to 2012.
Joan Biskupic Age | Birthday
Biskupic was born in 1956. She is around 64 years old as of 2020.
Joan Biskupic Height
Biskupic’s height is still under review.
Joan Biskupic Family
Biskupic was born to a Catholic family of Croatian and Irish descent. She has eight siblings. Her siblings include five sisters, Donna Biskupic, Carol Biskupic, Sharon, Elaine Biskupic, Nancy Biskupic, and three brothers, Steven Biskupic, Vincent Biskupic, and James Biskupic.
Her brothers, Steven Biskupic, born in 1961, is a former U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Wisconsin. Additionally, Vincent Biskupic is a judge on the Outagamie Circuit Court.
Joan Biskupic Married
Biskupic got married to her husband, Clay Lewis. They got married under a chuppah and invited their loved ones in a private ceremony. The couple is blessed with a child called Elizabeth Lewis. The family lives in Northwest Washington, D.C.
Joan Biskupic Education
Biskupic went to study for her high school diploma at Benet Academy. She received her B.A. degree in Journalism from Marquette University. In addition, she went and joined the University of Oklahoma where she received her M.A. degree in English. Biskupic has also graduated with a J.D. degree from Georgetown University Law Center.
Joan Biskupic CNN
Before joining CNN, she previously worked as an editor-in-charge for Legal Affairs at Reuters. She has also worked as the Supreme Court correspondent for the Washington Post and for USA Today. At CNN, she works as a full-time Supreme Court analyst.
Joan Biskupic Books
- The Supreme Court Yearbook 1989–1990, Congressional Quarterly (1991)
- American Original: The Life and Constitution of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, Farrar, Straus, and Giroux (2009)
- The Supreme Court Yearbook 1990–1991, Congressional Quarterly (1992)
- The Supreme Court Yearbook 1991–1992, Congressional Quarterly (1992)
- Guide to the US Supreme Court, with Elder Witt, 3rd edition, Congressional Quarterly (1996)
- The Supreme Court and Individual Rights, 3rd Edition, with Elder Witt, Congressional Quarterly (1997)
- The Supreme Court and the Powers of the American Government, with Elder Witt, Congressional Quarterly (1997)
- Sandra Day O’Connor: How the First Woman on the Supreme Court Became Its Most Influential Justice, Harper Collins (2005)
- Breaking In: The Rise of Sonia Sotomayor and the Politics of Justice, Farrar, Straus, and Giroux (2014)
- The Chief: The Life and Turbulent Times of Chief Justice John Roberts, Basic Books (2019)
Joan Biskupic Net Worth | Salary
Biskupic is currently estimated at a net worth of $10 million. Her income is mainly attributed to her career as a journalist, author, and lawyer. Her annual salary is still under review.