Harvey Levin net worth: Harvey Levin is an American television producer, lawyer, legal analyst, and a celebrity reporter who has a net worth of $15 million. Harvey Levin was born in Los Angeles, California on September 2, 1950. A producer, former lawyer, and occasional reporter, Harvey Levin is most widely known as the founder of TMZ.com, a celebrity gossip site. Levin attended undergrad at the University of California, Santa Barbara then received his JD at the University of Chicago and practiced law from 1975 to 1996. He gained his first taste of national notoriety during the O.J. Simpson murder trial. During the trial, Harvey appeared as a legal analyst for KCBS in Los Angeles. Next, Levin deactivated his California Bar License and moved to New York to begin appearing on The People's Court as a legal analyst. Levin became the host of the series in 1998, as well as continuing to serve as its legal analyst. Levin served as creator and executive producer for Celebrity Justice from 2002 to 2005. Harvey Levin founded TMZ in November 2008. It has since grown into one of the 500 largest websites in the world with a nationally syndicated television show, tour buses, and more. Today Harvey serves as the site's managing editor and the principal star of the daily television show. Levin began hosting the television series Objectified for the Fox News Channel in 2017. He has hosted the TV series TMZ on TV since 2007 and appeared in more than 1,400 episodes. Levin created and was the executive producer of the series Rock & A Hard Place in 2008 and executive produced TMZ on TV from 2007 to 2010. He won a Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Legal/Courtroom Program for The People's Court in 2015. Levin authored the book The People's Court: How to Tell it to the Judge in 1985. As an actor he has appeared in the films Volcano and Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No! and in episodes of the TV series JAG, The Sopranos, Family Guy, and Empire.