Michael Sterling, an American attorney, formerly served as Assistant United States Attorney in the Northern District of Illinois and in Atlanta Workforce Agency.
Along with his career establishment in law, Sterling is famous as the husband of Eva Marcille, a fashion model & winner of the 3rd Cycle of America’s Next Top Model.
How Much Is Michael Sterling’s Net Worth In 2020?
Michael Sterling has a net worth of $1.5 million as of April 2020. Professional for over a decade, Sterling’s career as an attorney grabbed him a hefty sum of money.
He is the co-founder of Atlanta, Georgia-based Dreyer Sterling, LLC. with his partner David Dreyer.
According to Celebrity Net Worth, with his wife Eva Marcille, the Beaumont, Texas-born personality owns a combined net worth of $4 million.
After graduating from the Texas Southern University- Thurgood Marshall School of Law, Michael started working associate attorney & now, stands as one of the skilled attorneys at law representing a variety of litigation matters.
On average, an attorney in the United States with some years of experience can sum up a salary of $107,549 per year. It’s likely that Michael’s payroll is much more than the average.
On the other, his wife Eva, who appears in the reality TV series The Real Housewives of Atlanta (2018- Present, became the main cast in Season 11), earns $275,000-an-episode.
Success As An Attorney: Dropped Candidacy For Mayor Of Atlanta
From August 2007 to October 2009, Michael worked as an associate attorney at Sidley Austin- based in Chicago. Thereafter in 2009, he joined United States Attorney’s Office as assistant attorney & served throughout October 2011.
As per his LinkedIn profile, Sterling was Senior Advisor to Mayor of Atlanta City for 2 years & 11 months (October 2011- August 2014).
Moreover, he became executive director of Atlanta Workforce Development Agency from May 2014 to August 2016.
Since 2016, Michael works as Attorney at Law in his own law firm Michael T. Sterling.
Sterling once became a candidate for the 60th Mayor of Atlanta, Georgia 2017, & ran from August 2016 to October 2017.
However, before 2 weeks of the election in November 2017, he backed out & endorsed another candidate.
Father Of 2 Children With Wife: Where Does He Live?
Michael Sterling is a happily married man & enjoys a blissful relationship with his wife Eva Marcille. After dating for a couple of years, they got engaged in December 2017 & exchanged vows on October 7, 2018.
Together, Michael and Eva share 2 children together, both sons: Michael Todd Sterling Jr. (born on April 13, 2018) & Maverick Leonard Sterling (on September 27, 2019).
Moreover, Sterling is also father to Eva’s daughter Marley Rae (b. January 31, 2014), from the reality star’s previous relationship with rapper Kevin McCall.
Together, the family of 5 lives in Alpharetta, Georgia house, bought in November 2019 for $780,000.
According to The Blast, Sterling’s wife Eva lonely bought the 4,700-square-ft. property with 5 bedrooms & 5 bathrooms, without any financial aid.
Furthermore, it was reported, she took out mortgage solely in her name.
Michael T. Sterling was born in 1983 in Beaumont, Texas, the USA. An American by nationality, Sterling hails from a mixed ethnic background, however, he keeps his family background detail low-key.
In 2000, he enrolled at Morehouse College & graduated in 2004 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science.
Thereafter, Sterling went to Texas Southern University- Thurgood Marshall School of Law (from 2004 to 2007) & obtained a Juris Doctor degree with summa cum laude.
Michael is an avid user of Instagram & Twitter; reportedly, as of April 2020, his Instagram ( goes by handle @miketsterling) has over 68.1K followers while the Twitter followers count 2,773.