What is Ghislaine Maxwell’s net worth?
Ghislaine Maxwell is a former British socialite and convicted sex offender with an esteemed network between $1 million to over $20 million according Fox business. His estate does not include his real estate assets because his total financial situation is opaque and undetermined according to prosecutors.
Maxwell, 60, was sentenced to 20 years in prison on June 28. She was convicted last year in December of child recruitment and sex trafficking with her ex-boyfriend Jeffrey Epstein who committed suicide three years ago in a Manhattan prison. Epstein was a convicted sex offender. Maxwell committed the crimes over a decade between 1994 and 2004.
In handing down the sentence, Judge Alison J Nathan said: “Ms Maxwell worked with Epstein to select vulnerable young victims and played a pivotal role in facilitating sexual abuse. His conduct had been ‘odious and predatory’”.
Let’s go into more detail about Ghislaine Maxwell in our article below!
All about Ghislaine Maxwell
Ghislaine Maxwell was born in 1961 in Maisons-Laffitte, Yvelines, France. She grew up in Oxford. Maxwell studied at Oxford High School for Girls, then a few years later enrolled at Edgarley Hall Preparatory Boarding School.
She studied modern history at Balliol College, Oxford and became a prominent member of London’s social elite circles in the 1980s.
Her father, Robert Maxwell, was a British media proprietor. She became the founder of a women’s club and served as manager of Oxford United Football Club. She also worked for a time in a publishing house, The European, set up by her father.
According to The Sunday Times, Robert Maxwell offered his new yacht titled “Lady Ghislaine” in 1986 at a shipyard in the Netherlands. Maxwell used to spend time aboard the yacht, which was outfitted with luxury amenities like a jacuzzi, sauna, gym and nightclub.
Robert Maxwell bought the New York Daily News publishing company in 1991 and made it an emissary. Maxwell worked for her father until his death in 1991, then moved to New York.
Arrest and trial
Maxwell was arrested by police in July 2020 and has been charged by the US federal government with the heinous crime of sex trafficking of underage girls and other charges.
She was convicted on five out of six charges in 2021 and placed on suicide watch this month before her sentencing date was set yesterday.
Ghislaine was arrested at her 156-acre estate in Bradford, New Hampshire, which was purchased three years ago for $1.1 million.
Relationship with Jeffrey Epstein
There is no concrete information available in the public domain on the exact date she first met American financier Jeffrey Epstein. According to Epstein’s former business partner, Steven Hoffenberg, it was her father who introduced her to Epstein in the late 1980s.
Maxwell and her boyfriend Epstein had friendships with many celebrities in politics, academia and business, including former US Presidents Donald Trump and Bill Clinton, lawyer Alan Dershowitz and Prince Andrew, Duke of York, among others.
She was romantically involved with Epstein for many years during the 1990s and was closely associated with him for over two decades until his death in 2019.
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