Yodit Tewolde is an Advocate turned journalist who also hosts a popular TV series case@bncnews. She is among the ones who successfully blended a legal career with TV. Yodit has a long history as a trial lawyer and a strong supporter of criminal justice reform in the United States. The National Bar Association recognized her as a prominent lawyer under 40 in the USA.
She was also recognized as 12 influential Yount Pan-African Women to Watch, Female Success Factor Top 25 Women of Dallas, 10 Most Beautiful Women in Dallas, and 2018 Black Women in Media Honoree.
Journalist, Host, Advocate
Family and Siblings
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Date of Birth:
10 December 1982, Friday
Age (As in 2021):
39 Years Old
Plano, Texas, United States
5 Feet 6 Inches (167 cm)
172 lbs (58 KG) (Approx.)
Honors and Awards
1. 10 Most Beautiful Women in Dallas by D Magazine (2015)
2. Nation’s Best Advocate: 40 Lawyers Under 40 by National Bar Association (2016)
3. Female Success Factor Top 25 Women of Dallas by Rolling Out Magazine (2016)
4. 12 Influential Young Pan-African Women to Watch by Face2Face Africa (2017)
5. Black Women In Media Honoree by Black Women in Media (2018)
Yodit was born on the 10th of December in 1982 in Khartoum, Sudan, while her parents are initially from Eritrea. She was a nine months old child when her parents moved to the USA as refugees.
Nowadays, she lives in Plano, Texas, United States. She is from the African community and one of the most successful women in her community.
Family and Education
Yodit’s parents are Eritreans who were forced to flee their homeland due to the Eritrea-Ethiopian War, which lasted from May 1998 – June 2000. They later became refugees in the United States. Yodit has a father and a mother in her family.
Yodit earned a bachelor’s degree in English with a minor in Communications from Texas A&M University. Yodit earned her Juris Doctor degree from Southern University Law Center.
Her Career/Early Life
Yodit has a long history of trial lawyer and criminal justice reform advocate, and her Law Office Yodit Tewolde, PLLC, was established in 2017. She has contributed legal expertise and commentary to CNN, HLN, MSNBC, Fox News, and Fox Business, among other national news organizations.
Presently she is an Associate Judge for the City of Dallas, Texas, and formerly worked as an Assistant District Attorney (DA) for the Dallas County District Attorney’s office. Yodit is now managing her law firm.
Personal Life: Is Yodit Tewolde Married?
Tewolde is still single as there is no clue about her married life. It is unknown who is her better half. She hasn’t mentioned her current engagement or any special relationship with anyone on any of her social media sites. She went to a black school and was career-focused from an early age.
In one interview, she stated that she is not interested in marriage. Yodit Tewolde’s mother, on the other hand, keeps pressing her to marry because she is the only kid in her family and her mother yearns to be a grandmother. Her mother was sick of persuading her to marry Yodit.
So, Yodit’s mother said, you don’t have to marry, just have a kid. Her mother was worried since she was not married, and one day she even questioned her, “Are you gay?”
Mentor and followers
Yodit gets mentorship and recommendation constantly from her father to decorate her professionality or even get dressed up. She is an outspoken and confident woman who gives credit to her two seniors whose footsteps she admits to following quite closely to reach the career level she stands today.She is pretty popular in social media; Twitter accounts with over 9.9k followers and 52.2k followers on Instagram. She was named Dalla’s Most Beautiful Woman in 2021.
She is 5 ft 6 inches tall, chocolate-colored skin with an average body. She grew up with a masculine flair. Her mother inspired her to dress up basic and effortlessly.
She prefers a well-tailored suit, while her favorite is oversized clothing with minimal jewelry. A style that gives confidence is what she prefers wearing. She denies using expensive beauty products but instead claims to use facial cream from Kiel, Cetaphil to wash her face, and Vaseline for almost everything else.
She has black eyes, thick black hair, and for her hairstyle, she uses lightweight Moroccan oil.
What is Yodit Tewolde Net Worth or Salary?
Yodit Tewolde’s regular income and exact pay are unknown. However, given that a typical criminal lawyer in the United States earns roughly $6000 per month. Yodit could also be making money in that range. The net worth of Yodit is estimated to be US$78,500.
Other Facts You Need To Know About Yodit Tewolde:
Yodit frequently features in channels like CNN, MSNBC, and Fox News.
Yodit has spent most of her lifetime in Dallas, Texas.
Yodit often appears on America’s Most Wanted, where she lends her expertise to criminal cases.
Yodit became Dallas’ Most Beautiful Women in 2020.
Yodit has not started her married life yet, because she is focused on her career.