Laura Coates
Laura Coates
Real Name/Full Name Laura Gayle Coates
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Laura Coates
Birth Place: Minnesota
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 11 July 1980
Age/How Old: 43 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 165 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 04
Weight: In Kilograms – 60 Kg
In Pounds – 132 lbs
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Hair Color: Dark Brown
Parents Name: Father – N/A
Mother – N/A
Siblings: Tracey Coates
School: N/A
College: University of Minnesota Princeton University
Religion: N/A
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Cancer
Gender: Female
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Boyfriend: N/A
Husband/Spouse Name: N/A
Kids/Children Name: Two
Profession: Radio host Law, Professor, Attorney
Net Worth: $2 Million
Last Updated: April 2024

The choices we make in life matters a lot as they are the ones that determine whether we will reach our destiny or not. Sometimes, the choices we make might be quite challenging and others might be easy to accomplish.

Unfortunately, our destinies are very different and we will either succeed or lose the battle depending on how active we are in pursuing our destinies. For Laura Coates, she knew that her path was in law and not in standing in courts but being a legal analyst. Her hard work and passion in her passion is what has made her be as successful as she is today.

Today, Laura is known as an employee of CNN as a legal analyst. Apart from working with CNN, she is also a host of The Laura Coates Show which is aired on SiriusXM’s Urban View. In early January 2021, this show was moved to SiriusXM’s POTUS.

Well, how well do you know about Laura Coates? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Laura Coates’s net worth in 2024, her age, height, weight, boyfriend, husband, kids, biography and complete details about her life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Laura Coates to date.

Biography and Early Life

Looking at how much Laura has managed to achieve in her life, we would be tempted to think that she is very old. But that is not the case. This beautiful girl was born on the 11th of July in 1980 meaning she is currently 40 years of age.

Laura was born in Saint Paul, Minnesota in the United States of America making her American by birth. Laura is however very secretive when it comes to discussing her background and has kept a very low profile. Some of the information she has kept away from the public includes the names of her parents and their profession.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Laura Coates in 2024 and what is her height and weight? Well, Laura Coates’s age is 43 years old as of today’s date 16th April 2024 having been born on 11 July 1980. Though, she is 5′ 04 in feet and inches and 165 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 132 lbs in Pound and 60kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Dark Brown and hair color is Dark Brown.


Although she doesn’t talk much about her background, at least she has not revealed the information of her college life. However, she has not revealed the name of the schools she attended during her early years in school but we are sure she went to school because she is a graduate. After graduating from high school, she enrolled into Princeton University School of Public and International Affairs and graduated in 2001 with a bachelor’s degree. This was not all, after graduating from Princeton University; she joined University of Minnesota Law School where she received a Juris Doctor.

Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids

Laura Coates is a hard working woman and once in a while, she might step on people’s toes by mistake. Therefore, she chooses to keep her personal life as secretive as she can to safeguard the lives of those close to her. This explains the reason why she has not revealed the names of her parents and her siblings. The same thing happens when it comes to her love life.

Laura has made it very clear that she is a married woman and a mother of two, but, only her family and close friends know for sure who they are. Although there are rumors that her husband is known as Dale Gordon, and that the couple has been blessed with a son and a daughter, this remains to be just rumors to date. The family is very happy together and there are no rumours of their separation and they all live together in Washington D.C.

Is Laura Coates Lesbian?

Laura might seem to be very secretive when it comes to discussing her personal and love life. However, the fact that she makes it very clear that she lives in Washington D.C and is happy with her husband and two kids is enough to prove that she is straight as far as her sexual orientation is concerned.

Professional Career

Her legal career started in Minnesota in the United States of America working at Faegre & Benson LLP firm as an associated attorney. After sometime, she felt bored working at Faegre and joined Kasowitz, Benson, Torres & Friedman LLP which is a New York Law Firm as an associate. However, she remained in this firm for a very short time.

Laura worked in private firms for some time and felt it was time to give back to the public and started working as a federal prosecutor in the United States Department of Justice. During the Bush and Obama administration, she worked in the Department of Justice in the Civil Rights Division as a trial attorney.


Since Laura graduated from law school, she has worked with different institutions. Currently, she is working as a senior legal analyst at CNN and she also has a radio show on SiriusXM which is aired on a daily basis. Currently, she is not a practising lawyer.  She therefore visited the Office of Lawyer Registration which is located in Minnesota Supreme Court to place herself on inactive status as required by the law.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Laura Coates in 2024

Laura Coates Net Worth
Laura Coates Net Worth

Just like any other information about her personal life, Laura has kept the information of her annual salary away from the public. However, she couldn’t hide about her total net worth which is currently estimated at $2 million as of 2024. She has earned all this wealth through her service in different institutions.

As Laura’s expertise and passion with legal issues grew, she decided to start offering research and writing features to major publications like the Boston Herald and The Washington Post. In January 2016, she celebrated the release of her first book titled You have the Right: A Constitutional Guide to Policing the Police. 


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