Charlotte Laws has authored bestselling books as well as over a hundred articles in noted publications, such as the Washington Post, Salon, the L.A. Daily News, Huffington Post, Gawker, Newsweek, the NY Daily News and the Los Angeles Times. She is the star of the Netflix docuseries “The Most Hated Man on the Internet.” She also starred on the NBC show The Filter during its five-year run; one of her episodes was nominated for an Emmy. After The Filter, Laws was a weekly political commentator on BBC television (2015-2021). She has appeared on CNN, Nightline, Fox News, MSNBC, The Oprah Winfrey Show, the Adam Carolla Show, Tamron Hall, Dr. Phil, The Late Show and Larry King Live, among dozens of others. She has been the subject of articles by the Associated Press, the New York Times, The Daily Beast, the San Francisco Chronicle, the New York Post, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, the Guardian, and the New Yorker, to name a few.
Laws was a Los Angeles politician for eight years and worked as a lecturer at the FBI Academy in Quantico. She has experimented with over 30 occupations, some of them quite unusual. To name a few, she has been an executive director for a legal corporation, an actress, a cab driver, a private investigator, a stand up comic, a backup singer for an Elvis imitator, a city commissioner, and a bodyguard for a prostitute.
Laws penned the award-winning books Rebel in High Heels and Devil in the Basement, and she was voted one of the “thirty fiercest women in the world” by BuzzFeed. She has a doctorate from the University of Southern California as well as two master’s degrees and two bachelor’s degrees. She completed post-doctoral work at Oxford University, England.
Laws is an internationally-known animal advocate and anti-revenge porn activist (often called “The Erin Brockovich of revenge porn”). She lives in Los Angeles with her husband, her three rescue dogs, and an assortment of rescue hens.