Bill Handel is an attorney and veteran radio broadcaster of Brazilian ancestry. He presently hosts two shows on KFI, a morning drive-time show and a weekend legal assistance show called Handel on the Law. His legal show has been running the longest. He received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2009 for his broadcasting career. In addition, in 2005, he got three Radio and Records Awards as well as a Marconi Award.
Bill Handel Age
Bill Handel was born in Brazil on 25, August 1951. He is 70 years old.
Bill Handel Height
Bill stands at 5 ft 8 in/1.77 m tall.
Bill Handel Family
Bill was born in Brazil to loving and caring parents. Bill is the son of his late parents, Yugoslavian Leo and Polish Jew Nechama. His family moved to the United States when he was five years old, and his paternal grandparents were slain in the Holocaust. Bill was brought up in the San Fernando Valley. Mark Handel is his brother.
Bill Handel Marjorie Wife
Bill is married to his lovely wife Marjorie. The couple has a close and strong bond. Marjorie and Bill have two children named Pamela and Barbara. He became a cocaine addict after finishing his JD. In 1983, he received therapy at St. John’s Hospital in Santa Monica.
Bill Handel Education
Bill enrolled in California State University, Northridge after graduating from high school. He gained his bachelor’s degree in political science in 1976. Later he enrolled at the Whittier College School of Law at night and graduated in 1979 with a J.D.
Bill Handel Salary
Bill annually receives a salary of $79,890.
Bill Handel Net Worth
Bill’s approximate net worth is $1 million.
Bill Handel Career
On Saturdays, Bill hosts a legal counseling show called Handel on the Law. His legal show has been running the longest. Saturday mornings from 8:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. On his show, he also gives sporadic legal advice. The show has 567 episodes, with the most recent episode being released on July 30, 2022.
He underwent bariatric surgery, which is typically performed on obese patients at Centinela Freeman Hospital,too lose weight. His surgical process was chronicled in a series on his morning radio show. He presently hosts two shows on KFI AM 640’s local morning drive-time programming. The show airson weekdays from 6 a.m. until 10 a.m.
His show has 998 episodes, with the most recent episode being released on February 3, 2020. On Saturdays, he hosts Handel on the Law, a legal advice show. His legal show has been running the longest. Saturday mornings from 8:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m.
In addition, he joined 640 KFI in 1989. He broadcast a Holocaust-themed presentation from Auschwitz, where his grandparents were murdered on April 15, 1994. He presented an additional show from noon to 2 p.m. from September 8, 2009 to February 12, 2010. This was following Dr. Laura Schlessinger’s relocation to 980 KFWB.