Cristina Pérez

Cristina Perez is a successful lawyer, three-time Emmy Award winning television personality, radio host, entrepreneur/business owner, national author and columnist, and devoted mother and wife. The daughter of Colombian immigrants, Cristina was born in New York. Cristina was the host of the Spanish language television program La Corte de Familia (Family Court) which aired nationally and internationally in fifteen countries on the Telemundo Network/NBC (2000-2005). In 2006, Cristina made her English-language television debut on Twentieth Television’s first-run syndicated Cristina’s Court. She has been named Woman of the Year in California for her community activities and was named one of America’s Top 10 Latina Advocates. Visit her online at

Books by this Author

A Simple Guide to U.S. Immigration and Citizenship
De inmigrante a ciudadano (A Simple Guide to US Immigration)
Living by Los Dichos
De mi madre lo aprendí (Living by Los Dichos)

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Stay true to your identity and find strength in who you are.

Cristina Pérez on the Web