Jack Ford is a 20 year television personality specializing in legal commentary, hosting and presenting on numerous information and entertainment programs.
Ford was first hired by WCBS-TV as its legal commentator and joined Court TV (now TruTV). He moved to NBC News as Chief Legal Correspondent and became the co-Anchor of the network's morning show Weekend Today. Before returning as co-Host with Ashleigh Banfield, the two-hour daily afternoon program Banfield & Ford: Courtside on TruTV, he was ABC News’ Correspondent for 20/20 and Good Morning America, and Moderator of ESPN's The Sports Reporters. Ford earned a law degree from Fordham University School of Law and subsequently spent three years as a prosecutor in New Jersey, before beginning his own private practice as a lawyer. He also served as an adjunct professor of law at Fordham Law School and currently teaches at New York University and Yale University. Ford has received two Emmy Awards, a Peabody Award, an American Radio and Television Award, a National Headliner Award, and the March of Dimes FDR Award.