Who Is Kimberly Guilfoyle?

Who Is Kimberly Guilfoyle?

Kimberly Guilfoyle is a news personality and an attorney. She joined Court TV in January 2004, where she co-hosted "Both Sides." In January 2006, she joined the FOX New Channel, where she worked as host of "The Lineup" and co-host of "The Five."

Guilfoyle, born on March 9, 1969, grew up in her hometown of San Francisco, California. She earned her bachelor's degree from the University of California, Davis, then earned her Juris Doctor degree from the University of San Franciso School of Law in 1994. She modeled while attending law school.

Guilfoyle was a prosecutor in San Francisco after graduating, but was fired along with 13 other prosecutors by newly elected District Attorney Terrence Hallinan in 1996. From 1996 until 2000, she was a deputy district attorney in Los Angeles, where she earned several awards. In 2000, Hallinan hired her as an assistant district attorney in San Francisco, a position she held until her move to Court TV.

Throughout her career, Guilfoyle has served as a legal analyst. She covered many significant cases, including those involving Kobe Bryant and Michael Jackson.

Guilfoyle married Gavin Newsome on Dec. 8, 2001. The couple divorced on Feb. 28, 2006. On May 27, 2006, she married Eric Villency. The couple had a child, Ronan Anthony Villency, on Oct. 4, 2006. They divorced in 2009.