Phaedra Parks is an American entertainment attorney and television personality who has a net worth of $3 million. Phaedra Parks has spent her childhood in Athens, Georgia.
She earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Communication, with honors, in 1993 through Wesleyan College in Macon, Georgia. After completing a bachelor’s degree, she attended the University of Georgia in Athens from where she earned a Juris Doctorate.
Housewife, lawyer, and aspiring mortician, Phaedra is a self-proclaimed “Southern belle”. As the Managing Partner of The Parks Group, P.C., in Georgia, Parks practices law in the fields of Criminal and Civil Litigation, Intellectual Property Rights and Entertainment.
Phaedra Parks Husband – Apollo Nida and Children
Phaedra Parks got married to her long-term boyfriend Apollo Nida on 1st November 2009 who is 5 years younger to her. The couple decided to take a vow of marriage after dating for 14 long years. The couple is blessed with two adorable children.
Phaedra gave birth to her first child in May 2010 at age of 38. A baby boy was named Ayden Adonis Nida. She welcomed her 2nd son at age of 41, on May 8, 2013. The couple is having a hard time as Apollo is facing allegations of identity theft and fraud. Apollo was sentenced to 8 years in jail and 5 years parole.
Phaedra stands by his sides and fought for him for a long period of time but now it is anticipated that the scenario is changing as Phaedra is keeping a distance from her husband criminal activities. The couple is reportedly separated and headed towards divorce. Apollo Nida and Phaedra Parks both haven’t given any official statement regarding the matter yet.
The definition of style, sophistication, elegance and alluring southern savior-faire, Parks has developed into a formidable philanthropist and business woman with a various professional career encompassing acute analysis of law and weekly appearances on main television programming and networks.
Phaedra Parks TV shows and Career
While establishing her career as an outstanding attorney, she was a legal analyst for Court TV, EXTRA, Celebrity Justice, Entertainment Tonight, Fox news and NBC at the time of Michael Jackson trial, and HLN. A legal analyst Parks has as well been featured in several media publication like – The New York Times, the Atlanta Journal Constitution, The Boston Herald, the L.A Focus, People.com, US Weekly, King, JET, Source, Rolling Out, XXL, People, and Newsweek.
She has provided her legal expertise on the civic issue while serving Atlanta’s Hot 107.9, WAOK and Newstalk 680 as a regular guest speaker. Phaedra has presented herself as a multi-performer by successfully working as a talent and consulting producer for 1 of BET’s hit shows, Tiny & Toya.
She added elegance and flavor in the show, “The Real Housewives of Atlanta”. Attorney Parks achieved immense respect and notoriety from her viewers through this show. She is honored with numerous commendations and accolades throughout her career for her immense contribution in entertainment areas.
These recognitions include “Georgia Rising Star Lawyer” in Atlanta Magazine, top 25th Most Influential Women (2006) in Rolling Out Magazine, Attorney of Distinction in Jezebel Magazine, Distinction by the Atlanta Business League as among the Atlanta’s Top Women of Influence (Fall 2010) and more. Besides her professional career, Parks as well is involved in community service and philanthropy.
She is the former President of the Gate City Bar Association and is an active board member of the University of Georgia’s Law School Alumni Counsel, the University of Georgia’s Donald L. Hollowell Professorship Endorsement Committee, the Ryan Cameron Foundation and so on.
An enchanting southern belle, Phaedra is a career oriented, hard working women. Though career is foremost priority for her, she is equally responsible towards her family.
Her most notable position is that of mother to infant son Dylan and toddler Adyen. She loves to spend her most precious time with her baby boys in the reputed Buckhead Community.
Succeeding in accordance with her own mantra, “style is void without substance”, the gist of the ever stylish Attorney Phaedra has been always celebrated.
An indomitable woman of success and distinction, Phaedra has always been praised for her hard work and involvement in philanthropy. She has served humankind to the core being a legal advisor and philanthropic partner of G-CAPP.