Robert Lighthizer is an Attorney and the 18th Trade Representative of the USA. He is currently dealing with the trade conflict between the USA and China. Donald Trump hired him as he failed to make good trade terms with China. He has been a key member at the moment, solving the conflict at the age of 72.
Robert Lighthizer was born on the 11th of October 1947 in Ashtabula, Ohio, USA. He is an American Native serving for the country at the age of 72 as a Trade Representative. He completed his education from the Georgetown University Law Center and became an attorney at the very beginning. He was born to Michaelene Lighthizer and Orville James along with his brother O. James Lightihzer.
|Real Name||Robert Lighthizer|
|Birthday||11 October 1947|
|Birthplace||Ashtabula, Ohio, United States|
|Parents||Michaelene Lighthizer and Orville James|
|Sibling||O. James Lighthizer|
|Net Worth||$46.1 Million|
Net Worth, Salary, and Income
Robert Lighthizer started his career as an associate in the Washington Law firm of Covington and Burling. Then, he worked under the 40th president of the USA, Ronald Reagan. After that, he worked on lobbying taxes, giving policy advice and was a partner with various people and worked in firms too. Flom Law Firm, Arps, Slate, Skadden are some of the partners with whom he worked with.
Robert was also involved with Overseas Private Investment Corporation for a moment of time. Now he is serving as the 18th U.S. Trade Representative in Washington. His net worth was valued at around $18 Million before becoming the Trade Representative. But now it is worth around $46.1 Million after being involved with the government.
He has two multi-million dollar mansion located in Washington DC and Palm Beach.
Married To Wife or Single?
Robert Lighthizer is a married man, but details about his wife are still a mystery. It might be because of his professional career but he has not revealed anything about his wife. He is 72 years old and shares two children named Robert Lighthizer Jr. and Claire Lighthizer. There might be several reasons for him to not share anything about his wife but the world does not know a bit about it.
He usually goes on vacation with his children and enjoys its whereas there is no spotting of his wife at the moment. His children were there when he was taking the oath but his wife was nowhere to be seen.
Family, Siblings, and Parents
Robert Lighthizer was born to Michaelene Lighthizer and Orville James. He was raised alongside his brother James. His mother was involved in the charity organization back in the ’40s, 50’s and 60’s. Her presence was found in the opening of Ashtabula Little Theatre as well as in the Volunteer Group of Hospitals.
However, his mother could not make it long enough in this world and left on the 15th of June 2011. His father also died back in the year 1966 at the age of 66.
Body Measurements: Height and Weight
Robert Lighthizer has an average height and weight. However, his exact body measurement is still not known to the world. His eyes are blue and have a light brownish hair color.