Jean Casarez - Updated Jul 2024

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Jean Casarez

Jean Casarez is a popular American Lawyer, Anchor, Legal Correspondent, and Singer. Jean Casarez is widely known as a news correspondent for CNN and HLN.

Early Life and Childhood

Jean Casarez was born on April 20, 1960, in the city of Long Beach, California, United States. Her age is 63 years as of 2023 and her full name is Jean Ann LeGrand-Casarez.

Similarly, she is American by nationality and follows Christianity by religion. Moreover, her zodiac sign is Taurus by birth date.

Talking about her family background, she has not provided any information related to her family members. She seems to be a private person and does not want to share information about her family and personal life to keep them out of the spotlight.

Jean Casarez – Education

In terms of her educational qualifications, she has done her schooling at Southwestern Law School in Los Angeles. Later, she graduated from the University of Southern California in Los Angeles.

Career and Professional Life

Moving on to her career, after her graduation she is a member of the Nevada and Texas bars. She was licensed to practice in the district court for the Southern District of Texas. Also, she came to Court TV from KOLO-TV in Reno, Nevada, where she worked as a weekend anchor and court reporter in January 2003.

Similarly, she worked at KENS-TV in San Antonio, Texas, where she created the news magazine show called First Edition and was a City Hall reporter and fill-in anchor. In addition to her legal background and journalism career, she has recorded six albums of Tejano music in Spanish for the International divisions of CBS and Capitol EMI Records.

Furthermore, she did music tours throughout the United States and Mexico. She has also been nominated for numerous journalism awards and received a Peabody Award for CNN Network’s coverage of the Gulf Oil Spill in 2010.

Likewise, she worked for TruTV until the network discontinued midday trial coverage. She reported on courtroom trials across the nation as a correspondent for Court TV/TruTV, covering cases such as the Kobe Bryant rape case, the Coral Eugene Watts trial, and the Scott Peterson sentencing hearings.

In addition, she was the hourly Newsbreak presenter for Court TV. Also, she is a regular substitute host for HLN’s current affairs program called Primetime Justice, in addition to her current work for CNN.

Jean Casarez

Caption: Jean Casarez on the outdoor set. Source: Pinterest

Brand Endorsements

Casarez is not promoting anything or collaborating with any brands. No information is available on the web related to the products she has supported. Also, she has not disclosed any information about the brands or companies she has endorsed or collaborated with.

Awards and Nomination

Casarez has received a 2010 Peabody Award for CNN Network’s coverage of the Gulf Oil Spill. Similarly, she has also been nominated for several awards as a journalist in her journalism career. She still has much more to do and her hard work and determination can lead her to many more awards in the future.

Jean Casarez – Net Worth 2024

Casarez has an estimated net worth of approximately around $2 million but her exact salary is unknown. Similarly, her major source of income is mainly her law profession. Additionally, she is a hard-working woman and is working for CNN and HLN and is on the way to raising her net worth in the future.

Jean Casarez

Caption: Jean Casarez posing for the photo. Source: Flickr

Relationship Status

Jean CasarezJean Casarez married John Casarez but their wedding date and the venue has kept secret. Likewise, she has not revealed anything about how they both met and dated each other. Moreover, it is seen that she likes to keep her personal life private and does not want to share any information related to her personal life including having children or not.


Casarez is always concerned with her professional life and stays away from any rumors or controversies that would hamper her professional career. Furthermore, she avoids the media and avoids engaging in any controversial situations that can damage her reputation.

Body Measurements

Casarez is 5 Feet 7 inches tall and weighs 58kg. Similarly, she has an attractive body that measures 34-26-33 inches and she has a beautiful pair of hazel eyes and brown hair. Moreover, her dress size is 7 and her shoe size is 9(US).

Jean Casarez

Caption: Jean Casarez with her husband and friend. Source: Twitter

Social Media

Jean Casarez is active on Instagram, where she has 239 followers on Instagram and owns an Insta account @jeancasarezcnn. Similarly, her Twitter handle is @JeanCasarezCNN with 11.1k followers.