Catherine Crier is a multi-talented and accomplished professional who has excelled in the fields of law, journalism, and writing. Her career began in Texas, where she became the youngest state judge ever elected in the state's history. Crier's legal career included roles as a civil litigation attorney and Assistant District Attorney, where she served as the Felony Chief Prosecutor for the Dallas County District Attorney's office.
In 1984, Crier was elected as a State District Judge in Dallas County, a position she held for six years. Her experience as a judge informed her journalism career, which began at CNN, where she co-anchored Inside Politics, The World Today, and Crier & Company, a groundbreaking live news talk show featuring female politicians, experts, and newsmakers.
Crier's journalism career continued to flourish when she joined ABC News, where she served as a correspondent and substitute anchor for Peter Jennings on ABC's World News Tonight and Ted Koppel's Nightline. She also worked as a correspondent on 20/20. Crier then became the anchor of The Crier Report for Fox News Channel before joining Court TV in 1999.
At Court TV, Crier hosted the daily series Catherine Crier Live, which tackled the legal perspective of the day's top stories. She also served as the Executive Editor for Legal News Specials and hosted several of Court TV's signature prime-time series and numerous other specials. Crier's work on The System documentary, The Interrogation of Michael Crowe, received a duPont-Columbia Award, the broadcast journalism equivalent of a Pulitzer Prize. She has also received three Gracie Allen Awards for Outstanding Talk Show Host from the Foundation for Women in Radio & Television.
Crier's writing career began with the release of The Case Against Lawyers in 2002, which became a New York Times #1 Bestseller..
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CTI can give you the accurate Catherine Crier booking price once we submit your event details to their camp. "How much does it cost to book Catherine Crier for an event?" is a frequent question we get. The final Catherine Crier booking price is contingent on many variables and the booking fee we may show is based on a range derived from our past experience with what will Catherine Crier charge for an event. An example fee to book Catherine Crier is in the starting range of $25,000-$39,999. However, any recent popularity change would cause a price fluctuation well beyond this example. Also, their speaking fee might be different than the fee shown for the cost to perform or to just appear. Popularity, career stage, along with current demand will cause fluctuations in their speaking price as well. The final booking price may be more than what is shown, but you should at least have a budget within that range for them to consider an appearance, performance or speaking engagement.
There is low probability to book Catherine Crier for a party with anything substantially less than the published booking cost price range. We will negotiate with the Catherine Crier agent on your behalf if your funding is in place. By not having funding ready then it will more difficult to book Catherine Crier, because they get many offers to work events that are at or above asking price. It is also important to consider the travel costs when researching the Catherine Crier booking fee, as additional expenses like this, as well as an entourage of staff and equipment, are not necessarily built-in to the booking fee range shown. If your budget does not factor that in, then there is no benefit for them to want to be hired. We do not personally speak for Catherine Crier, but in our experience in booking talent for over 25 years, this is generally the outcome of inadequate funding.
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