Who Is Charlotte Hopkins? Everything About Terry Bradshaw’s Ex-Wife

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Who Is Charlotte Hopkins? Everything About Terry Bradshaw’s Ex-Wife
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Charlotte Hopkins is a successful American family attorney and an author as well. She gathered instant fame after her marriage with former American professional football player, Terry Bradshaw. Though her relationship with her ex-husband did not last for long, she gathered huge media attention and recognition.

She is also a mother to two kids from her former spouse. But how is her life at present? Here, we will talk in detail about Terry Bradshaw’s ex-wife Charlotte’s career as a lawyer, education, earnings, and many other interesting details about her.

Let’s zoom in.

Who Is Charlotte Hopkins?

A family attorney by profession, Charlotte Hopkins was born on April 17, 1962, in the United States. While she has not revealed the exact details of her parents, she was reportedly born into a well-to-do family.

Talking about her education, she did her schooling at Denton High School in 1980. Later, she graduated Suma cum laude at Texas Woman’s University and finally earned her law degree from Southern Methodist University. She has been leading a successful professional life ever since.

Charlotte Hopkins Is a Family Lawyer

Following her graduation in Law in the late 1980s, Charlotte has completely devoted herself to her professional endeavors. Over the years, she has been working as a full-time family attorney with KoonsFuller Family law.

The 60 years old primarily looks after cases including divorce, child custody, paternity, property division, and prenuptial agreements. Aside from her engagement in hundreds of cases and over two decades of experience, she also devotes herself as a commentator for local and national media in several high-profile family law issues.

Well, over the years, for all her endeavors, she has also featured in magazines like Lantana Living and ARGYLE Living. Along with this, she also took part in on-air discussions on NBC5-TV, which was based on the advantages and disadvantages of “nesting,” which is a practice of taking turns to live with them during divorce proceedings.

Apart from all these, Charlotte Hopkins also worked as a chair of the Texas Academy of Family Law Specialist and also the State Bar of Texas District 14 Grievance Committee. Further, since the year 2009, she has also shown a huge involvement in further improving Texas family law legislation by primarily involving the Texas Family Law Council Legislative Committee.

Not only this, but she also plays an essential role as a certified mediator and a member of the Collaborative Law Institute of Texas.

She Is Also A Successful Author

Along with leading a pretty successful career as a lawyer, Charlotte has also authored a few books. Well, she is the author of the latest edition of Protecting Your Assets From A Texas Divorce, along with others including Ike Vanden Eykel, Rick Robertson, and Heather King.

Likewise, she has also co-authored “Divorced or Single? Doing the Cupid Shuffle When Your Dance Card is Empty: Suggestions from a Family Law Attorney & a Therapist.”

Similarly, she is also known as the author of “Who gets The Family Pet In A Divorce?”


In her successful career spanning around two decades, Charlotte has been honored several times. In fact, she is regarded as one of the Top 100 Super Lawyers in Dallas-Fort Worth. Not only this but she has also been referred to as the Top 50 Female Attorneys in Texas several times.

Besides, in 2019, she was accounted as the ‘Best Divorce Attorney in 2019’ by the Best of Denton County. Further, she is Board Certified in Family Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization and also scores the highest level rating on ‘Martindale-Hubbell AV Peer Review Rated.’

Charlotte Hopkins Was Married To Terry Bradshaw

The beautiful Charlotte was married to ex-husband Terry Bradshaw in the past. The now ex-couple tied the knot in 1983. At first, they met when Charla was then 19-years-old, though Terry believed she was 22. They dated for around four years but their relationship got strained and they broke up. However, fate had other ideas and they got back together and married.

But almost 16 years into their marriage the couple called it quits and divorced in 1999. The couple has not revealed the reason behind their divorce.

As for a fact, Charlotte was the third wife of Terry. He was first married to Melissa Babish from 1972 to 1973. She married for the second time to JoJo Starbuck from 1976 to 1983.

As of 2022, Terry is living with her fourth wife Tammy Bradshaw. They tied the knot recently in 2014.

Children: She Is a Mother of Two Daughter

Hopkins has two children from her marital relationship with her former spouse, both daughters Rachel Bradshaw and Erin Bradshaw. Both her daughters are apparently leading beautiful life. Rachel married Rob Bironas in 2014, but unfortunately, they divorced the same year.

Similarly, Erin is in a marital relationship with Scott Weiss and leading quite a life together.

Charlotte Hopkins Married Husband Rick Hagen After Divorce

Years after divorce from first spouse Terry, Charlotte married Rick Hagen on July 29, 2012. It has been around a decade and the husband and wife are leading a beautiful relationship.

Charlotte Hopkins With Husband Rick Hagen
Charlotte Hopkins With Husband Rick Hagen

Talking about Charlotte’s husband Rick, he is a criminal lawyer by profession. He is also the owner of Jackson & Hagen Law, located in Denton TX.

How Much Is Charlotte Hopkins’ Net Worth?

Hopkins is rich and leads a luxurious life along with her husband. As far as her net worth in 2022 is concerned, she is worth over $2.1 million. On the other hand, her ex-spouse Terry is worth over $40 million.