About Judge Mathis
It has been estimated that the overall size of Judge Mathis net worth today is as much as 20 million dollars. Judge Mathis, whose real name is Greg Mathis, has earned his popularity and net worth through his career as a judge. He was Michigan 36th District Court Judge, but today he is no longer in this occupation. In addition to his involvement into official legal activities, Judge Mathis to a lot of people is known from TV screens, where he got his own show. The show was called after him, “Judge Mathis”, and it has also added up a lot to the total amount of Judge Mathis net worth. The show is on air five days and it can be seen on many television channels in the United States as well as in other countries of North America.
In addition to this show, according to his life, there was a play written called “Been there, Done that”, which was touring in the United States in 2002. Judge Mathis memoir has been published in the same year, and it was called “Inner City Miracle”. The book was published by Ballatine Books. The sales of it have also added up to the overall estimate of Judge Mathis net worth.
Judge Mathis was born in 1960 in Detroit, Michigan. He has three older brothers. During the hard years of 1960s and 1970s, Judge Mathis was raised in a care of his mother. When he was a teenager, Judge Mathis would get into a lot of troubles and he even had to serve in jail. However, he was soon released from there because of the fact that his mother was diagnosed with having colon cancer. Judge Mathis, thus, decided to work and he was hired by McDonalds. This job was a necessity to maintain his release on probation.
With the help from some family’s friends, Judge Mathis got a chance to study at Eastern Michigan University. There, he got interested into public administration and politics. He also attended law school, however, he was not able to find a work related to this matter for quite some time because Judge Mathis had a criminal past. In 1987, Judge Mathis became a graduate of the University of Detroit Mercy. In 1995, he got the post of the Michigan 36th District Court Judge, and this position made him to be the youngest man in the country to hold this position. This involvement has also added up to the total amount of Judge Mathis net worth.