Net Worth: $20 Million
- Source of Wealth Law
- Birth Place Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
- Marital Status Divorced (William Allred)
- Full Name Gloria Rachel Allred
- Nationality United States
- Date of Birth July 3, 1941
- Ethnicity Caucasian
- Occupation Attorney
- Education New York University, University of Pennsylvania, Loyola Law School
- Children 1 (Lisa Bloom)
About Gloria Allred
Born as Gloria Rachel Bloom, Gloria Allred is an American Civil Rights attorney best recognized for the very high profile and controversial cases she handles. As of 2012, her net worth is estimated to be around $20 million.
Originating from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Gloria Allred was born on July 3, 1941. After attending Philadelphia High School for Girls, she went to University of Pennsylvania. While studying at the university, she met Peyton Bray, her first husband. The couple had a child named Lisa Bloom who later became a lawyer.
After their divorce, Bloom returned to school and finished her bachelor’s degree on English with honors. While working at New York University, she became interested in Civil rights movement. She then took her master’s degree and became a teacher. While enjoying her vacation in Acapulco she was raped and later on, she found out that she was pregnant. She sought an abortion and was hospitalized. It was in 1968 when she married her second husband, William Allred. The couple’s divorce was granted in 1987, and Bloom decided to retain her married name. Allred graduated from Loyola University School of Law in 1975.
As an attorney, Allred has represented clients that involved suit cases like wrongful termination, women’s rights, employment discrimination and sexual harassment. Known to use TV appearances and press conferences, Allred has defended several clients against famous celebrities like Arnold Schwarzenegger, Tommy Lee, David Boreanaz, Herman Cain, Anthony Weiner, Sacha Baron Cohen, Esai Morales, and Scott Lee Cohen.