James Comey
James Comey

James Comey is a well-known American Lawyer. He has best been known as the 7th Director of Federal Bureau of Investigation. His working time began on 4th September, and it ended on 9th May 2013 and 2017, respectively.

Quick Biography

Quick Summary

Full Name/Real Name: James Brien Comey Jr.
Age: 61 years old
Birth Date: December 14, 1960
Birth Place: Yonkers, New York U.S.
Nationality: American
Religion: Christian
Parents: J. Brien Comey

Joan Comey

Spouse: Patrice Failor (m. 1987)
Children: Collin Comey, Claire Comey, Kate Comey, Maurene Comey, Brien Comey, Abby Comey
Height: 2.03 m
Weight: 110 Kg
Profession: Lawyer
Net Worth in 2022: $12 Million

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

James Comey was born on December 14, 1960, and today is 61 years old. He weighs 110 Kg, and he has a height of 2.03 m.

Education, School/College University

He schooled Northern Highlands Regional High School, which is situated in Allendale. He went on to graduate from the College of William and Mary in the year 1982, where he majored in religion and chemistry. When it comes to his senior thesis, it analyzed theologian Reinhold Niebuhr and a televangelist by the name Jerry Falwell, and it emphasized their common belief in the public action. He went on to receive his Juris Doctor from the University of Chicago Law School in the year 1985.

Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views

James Comey is a son to Joan Marie Comey and J. Brien Comey. His grandfather, by the name William J Comey, served as an officer and would, later on, serve as the commissioner of the Yonkers Police Department. The family, later on, moved to Allendale, New Jersey, in the early 1970s. His father worked in the corporate real estate, and the mother was a computer consultant and homemaker. He is of Irish heritage. He holds American Nationality, and he is a Christian.

Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children

James Comey tied the knot with Patrice Failor, and the couple has been blessed with six children. They had a son who died during infancy.  The names of their Collin Comey Kate Comey, Claire Comey, Maurene Comey, Brien Comey, and Abby Comey.

Relationship Statistics

Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced): Married
When did he get married? (married date): 25 July 1987
Does he have any relationship affair? No
Wife/Spouse? (name): Patrice Failor (m. 1987)
Kids: Collin Comey, Claire Comey, Kate Comey, Maurene Comey, Brien Comey, Abby Comey

Professional Life and Career

After leaving law school, James had the opportunity to work as a law clerk for the United States District Judge. This man was known as John M. Walker Jr., who was serving in this position in the city of Manhattan. Next job was serving as an associate that was based in New York. He started to work for Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher. Later on, he began working at the US Attorney’s Office. This is when he worked at the Southern District of New York between the years 1987 and the year 1993.

During the time of President Clinton, this man was serving as Assistant US Attorney from the year 1996 to the year 2001. For the time of President George Bush, he was United States Attorney for Southern District of New York, He served as the acting Attorney General, and this was a result of the hospitalization of John Ashcroft.

He would leave the government to be able to work in the Private sector, and this was between the year 2005 to the year 2013. This was when he would rise to become general counsel of Lockheed and later Bridgewater Associates. From the year 2013 to the year 2017, he was appointed as the FBI director.

Awards & Nominations

During his time, when he served as the Criminal Division’s Deputy Chief, he was able to assist in the prosecution of Gambino, a well-known crime family. In addition, he was able to serve in the various prominent seats in the governance of the United States of America. His name will not be forgotten in the many years to come.

James Comey Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2022

James Comey Net Worth
James Comey Net Worth

As of August 2022, The net worth of James Comey is estimated to be over $12 million. He has been able to accumulate this wealth from the various positions that he has been able to hold. While he was working as Director of the FBI, his annual salary was estimated to be over $185 thousand. During the final year as general counsel of a hedge fund known as Bridgewater Associates, Comey was able to earn $6 million. He was also able to get a payout from the same that did amount to $3 million. That and what earned as general counsel of Lockheed has led to an increase in his wealth.

Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

James Comey has not been linked with any controversy.

Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.

He does not have a Facebook page.  Twitter account has around 1.26 Million followers. On Instagram account, he has around 100,000 followers. He does not have a YouTube channel.

James Comey is a well-known Attorney. In the year 2017, he was all over the news, and this as a result of the termination of his contract by President Trump as Director of FBI. Since then, he has written a book and gone back to teaching.


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