Tony Buzbee

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Full Name Tony Buzbee
Age 51 Years Old
Nick Name Tony
Gender Male
Famous As Politician, Lawyer
Birth Date December 3rd, 1969
Birth Place Atlanta, Texas

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Anthony Glenn Buzbee famed as Tony Buzbee is an American lawyer as well as a politician. On 20th October 2018, he announced he would be running for mayor of Houston, Texas. He earned a B.S. in Psychology from Texas A&M University and he has also served as a Marine Officer and reached the rank of captain between college and law school. He started his legal career as an attorney at Susman Godfrey LLP in Houston. Following the 5th November 2019, election Buzbee garnered 28% of the vote, enough to make it into a runoff with Turner who had 47% of the vote in unofficial returns. Buzbee subsequently lost the mayoral runoff election with 43% of the vote to Sylvester Turner’s 57%. After all, the dust has settled and 100% votes have been counted in Houston's mayoral race, once-contender Tony Buzbee left Houston on his private plane on Sunday. Aboard the flight, Buzbee posted on Instagram that he was leaving Houston for a little getaway. "We need a bit R&R, and then we will be back with a vengeance," he wrote. "Thank you for all the support!! We love you, Houston." Buzbee never officially conceded the election, even after Mayor Turner declared victory on Saturday night. "We didn't really lose, we just ran out of time," Buzbee said in a speech to supporters on Saturday night. "What we did was not all for naught. Our vision was heard and we drove the conversation."

Tony Buzbee in the Plane Heading towards Houston

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What year did Tony Buzbee graduate from Texas A&M?

Tony Buzbee was born in 1969 as Anthony Glenn Buzbee. He grew up in Atlanta, Texas on a farm-house with his parents and three siblings. As of today, the name regarding his siblings and parents is still a mystery. He belongs to American nationality and his ethnic group is White. His religion is Christian. As of 2019, he celebrated his 51st birthday with his friends. About his education, he earned a B.S. in Psychology from Texas A&M University in the year 1990 and a J.D. from the University of Houston Law Center, where he was managing editor of the Houston Law Review. He served as a Marine Officer and reached the rank of captain between college and law school. 

What is the height of Tony Buzbee?

Tony Buzbee is a very handsome person with an average body build. He has got fair skin with a charming smile and a glowing face attracting a lot of people towards him. He still looks very cool and gentleman as well as handsome at this age of fifty-one. He has got a great height with a balanced body weight. As of today, the details about his body measurements such as height, weight, and other details are still to get revealed and will be added soon once we get details about it. Overall, he has got a healthy body and he maintains his body a lot. 

How Tony Buzbee started his career (Beginning-Present)?

  • Tony started his career as an attorney for Judge Samuel B. Kent, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Texas, and then began his legal career as an attorney at Susman Godfrey LLP in Houston.
  • In 2000, he founded his own law firm.
  • He has also represented clients including horse trainer Bob Baffert and recording artist and businessman Jimmy Buffett.
  • He has represented multiple governmental entities, including the State of Louisiana, and the Basque Government in the Kingdom of Spain.
  • In 2014, it was announced that he would be lead counsel for Governor Rick Perry of Texas after Perry was indicted on two felony counts which were later dismissed in 2016.
  • Moreover, he won the largest jury verdict against British Petroleum (BP) in history in 2009. 
  • Besides this, he is the managing partner of the Buzbee Law Firm in Houston, Texas.
  • He is also a property developer and he is working to redevelop historic downtown Friendswood.
  • At present, he owns Buzbee Properties which is a residential and commercial real estate firm focused on the south Texas communities of Friendswood, Pearland, Alvin, Webster, Pasadena, Clear Lake, League City, Kemah, and Seabrook. 
  • He also owns various retail entities, commercial buildings, and several hotels in Florida. 
  • He was named as a Top 5 "Go-To" Lawyer for Commercial Litigation in the State of Texas in the year 2002 by the legal publication Texas Lawyer. 
  • He was selected multiple times as a Texas "Super Lawyer" by Thomson Reuters (2004, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014).
  • In November 2010 and in March 2013, he appeared on the cover of The New York Times magazine. 
  • He was awarded Attorney Of The Year by Texas Lawyer Magazine in November 2015. 
  • He was selected as the 2017 Distinguished Aggie Lawyer as part of the 18th Annual Conference of the Aggie Bar Association in March 2017. 
  • He was awarded the Dean's Award for his work in protecting the school's name and brand in a federal trademark infringement lawsuit in 2016 at the University of Houston Law Alumni Association Awards of 2017.

Tony Buzbee Holding Axe

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What was the political career of Tony Buzbee?

  • Regarding his political career, he served as chair as of the Galveston County Democratic Party from August 2003 to April 2005. 
  • He also hosted a fundraiser at his River Oaks mansion for then Presidential candidate Donald Trump, but he later disavowed Trump following the release of the Access Hollywood tape and stated his intention to write-in veteran Dan Moran for President in the year 2016. 
  • He announced he would be running in the 2019 Houston mayoral election, challenging incumbent Houston Mayor, Sylvester Turner on 30th October 2018. 
  • He is also running on a platform of universal pre-K, infrastructure improvement, crime reduction, and expanding access to 5G broadband.
  • Following November 5, 2019, election Buzbee garnered 28% of the vote, enough to make it into a runoff with Turner who had 47% of the vote in unofficial returns. Buzbee subsequently lost the mayoral runoff election with 43% of the vote to Sylvester Turner’s 57%.

With whom Tony Buzbee is married to?

Putting some lights in his personal life, his personal life is not as smooth as his career. Tony Buzbee is a married person and he was married to his beautiful wife, Zoe Buzbee. They are also the proud parents of four children but their name has not been disclosed yet. The duo later divorced in 2017. He is living a single life as of now as there are no rumors about him dating anyone after his divorce. It seems that he still wants his wife in his life. His sexual orientation is straight and he is not gay. 

What is the Net Worth of Tony Buzbee?

Tony Buzbee is a very talented and successful person. He has achieved great heights in his career. Moreover, he has earned a huge name and fame from his career. There is no doubt that his net worth will be surely in millions. But as of 2019, his present net worth, as well as salary, is under review and it will be added once we get details about it. He is earning a considerable amount of salary from his present work and he is satisfied with his earnings. In addition to this, he contributed $3 million in 2014 and agreed to an annual contribution of $100,000 to the 12th Man Foundation at Texas A&M. His major source of earning is from his legal career. There is no information about the details of his car.