Monday, April 28, 2014
George Clooney Got Engaged with International Lawyer Amal Alamuddin
Actor George Clooney got engaged with an international lawyer and British human rights lawyer Amal Alamuddin. Alamuddin has represented former Ukraine prime minister, Yulia Tymoshenko and WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange.
Amal Alamuddin is 36 years old and a London-based lawyer. She was born in Beirut and is fluent in French and Arabic. She was also a former adviser to then United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan. She was the legal adviser to the head of the U.N. commission who are investigating the assassination of former Lebanese Prime Minister Hariri and other terrorist attacks in Lebanon.
George Clooney who is now 52, was married to actress Talia Balsam that lasted for four years until they broke up in 1993.