Douglas Emhoff (Kamala Harris’s Husband) Biography, Age, Wiki, Height, Weight, Girlfriend, Family & More

Douglas Emhoff

Biography / Wiki

Husband of attorney and politician Kamala Harris, the former Attorney General of California and the current Vice President of the United States of America, Douglas Emhoff is a highly experienced strategic advisor and litigator.

For over 25 years, he has been working in the field of law, beginning with law firms such as Bingham McCutchen LLP and Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP. His swearing ceremony was in Washington D.C. in March 2017.

He later became a partner of Belin Rawlings & Badal and Whitwell Jacoby Emhoff LLP, and for over a decade working as Venable LLP’s Managing Director. He is currently a partner in advertising, entertainment, and intellectual property at DLA Piper, one of the world’s largest and most prestigious law firms, with their office in Century City, Washington, D.C.

Height / Weight / Age

Born on the 13th of October 1964 Douglas Emhoff is currently 56 years old. He is tall and his height measures 6 feet while Emhoff’s weight is 79 kg approximately. Even at this age Douglas has kept himself in a good shape and appears to be healthy. Emhoff wears number 10 in the shoe size. Douglas has brown colored hair and the color of his eyes is hazel.

Net Worth

After starting his work as an associate in a popular law firm in Los Angeles, Douglas Emhoff soon moved from company to company and received promotions as well as serious roles and responsibilities.

Emhoff has also been a partner of a well-known firm in LA and has gained diverse experience. He has earned most of his wealth from his work as a litigator as well as a strategic advisor. The total net worth estimated for Douglas Emhoff is $1.5 million US dollars as of now.

Education / Family

Douglas Emhoff was born and raised in the United States of America in the city of New York. The son of Michael Emhoff and Barbara Emhoff, he grew up with a younger brother and his sister. Emhoff studied at the University of Southern California and California State University as well.


Douglas Emhoff

Birth PlaceNew York, United States
Date Of BirthOctober 13, 1964
Age56 Years
HeightIn Centimetres – 183 cm

In Feet and Inches – 6′ 0″

WeightIn Kilograms – 79 Kg
In Pounds – 174 lbs
Eye ColorHazel
Hair ColorBrown
Sexual OrientationStraight
SchoolHigh School
CollegeCalifornia State University, The University of Southern California Gould School of Law
Home TownNew York, United States
Fathers NameMichael Emhoff
Mothers NameBarbara Emhoff


Douglas Emhoff with his parents
Douglas Emhoff with his parents
BrothersAndy Emhoff (Younger Brother)
SisterJamie Emhoff (Older Sister)

Career / Fashion And Style

Douglas Emhoff joined Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP in the Greater Los Angeles Area as an Associate in 1990, after completing his studies. He moved to Bingham McCutchen LLP in the same region three years later, but moved back to Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP in 1995, and continued to work for the next three years in that position.

He joined Belin Rawlings & Badal as a Special Counsel in 1998, becoming a partner of the law firm located in Los Angeles in 2000. He was managing partner at Whitwell Jacoby Emhoff LLP in Beverly Hills for the next six years. He joined Venable LLP as its West Coast Managing Director in August 2006 and took control of its LA and San Francisco branches.

He served in that capacity until September 2017, and, the following month, became a partner of the multinational law firm, DLA Piper. Thanks to the diverse experience he has gained during his distinguished career, he has been one of the go-to lawyers in California over the past decades, according to his profile.

He recently became a new media favorite because of his wife, Senator Kamala Harris, winning the 2020 elections as a Vice President of the USA.

Girlfriends, Affairs, Wife, and More

He has been married to Harris for more than 7 years. Emhoff has two children his son Cole and daughter Ella.

GirlfriendKerstin Mackin,

Kamala Harris (2013-Present)

Marital StatusMarried
WifeKamala Devi Harris


Douglas Emhoff with his wife
Douglas Emhoff with his wife
ChildrenSon – Cole

Daughter – Ella

Douglas Emhoff with his children
Douglas Emhoff with his children

Favorite Things

Here we provide you a list of Douglas Emhoff’s favorite things.

Favorite ActorsNot Known
Favorite ActressNot Known
Favorite ColourRed and White
Favorite Holiday DestinationsParis
Favorite FoodItalian Food
Favorite Things To DoReading

Douglas Emhoff

Some Interesting Facts About Douglas Emhoff

  • He is the first ‘Second Gentleman’ in the history of the United States since the first female Vice President is also his wife, Kamala.
  • Merriam Webster has added the phrase ‘Second Gentleman’ to the vocabulary after all this.
  • In January 2021, Ella Emhoff, Doug’s daughter, signed a modeling deal with IMG Models. Ella made her debut on the runway in February 2021.
  • He got his own #DougHive social media hashtag in 2020.
  • He shares a close relationship with other political spouses, such as Jill Biden and Chastens Buttigieg.
  • As of 2020, on a major party ticket, Doug was one of the 3 male partners of a female vice-presidential running mate.
  • He is an avid golfer and loves to play fantasy football.
  • He was born 7 days before Kamala, his wife, who was born on October 20, 1964.