Amal Clooney: biography and latest news!

  • Real name: Amal Alamuddin
  • Occupation : Lawyer
  • Sign : Aquarius
  • Date of birth : Friday 03 February 1978 (age: 42 years old)
  • Country : Lebanon

Amal Alamuddin was born in 1978. Daughter of a former lawyer who became a professor at the American University of Beirut, and a political journalist, Baria Alamuddin, Amal spent her childhood in Lebanon until the family was forced into exile in England when she was three years old. She has two brothers, Samer and Ziad and a sister, Tala. A brilliant student, she studied in the most prestigious institutions, St Hugh’s College of Oxford and then the New York University School of Law.

Today a lawyer specializing in International Law and Human Rights, the pretty brunette has made a name for herself as a representative of Julian Assange, the co-founder of Wikileaks, during his extradition procedure from Sweden. She also represented former Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko and advised Kofi Annan, former Secretary General of the United Nations, and can boast of being trilingual (French, Arabic and English).

On September 18, 2020, Amal Clooney resigned as UK Special Envoy for Press Freedom.

On the heart side, George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin were seen together having dinner in London in October 2013. On April 27, 2014, People magazine announced the couple’s engagement. Their wedding is celebrated on September 27, 2014 in Venice. In February 2017, AFP announced that the couple is expecting twins, a girl and a boy. On June 6, 2017, the couple announced the birth of twins Ella and Alexander.