Phaedra Parks Biography
Phaedra Parks is an American television personality, businesswoman, and entertainment attorney. She rose to fame after appearing on Bravo’s hit reality television series The Real Housewives of Atlanta, on which she has appeared since 2010.
Phaedra is also recognized for her work in the legal field. She began a law firm situated in Atlanta, Georgia with the name The Parks Group. As a lawyer, Phaedra has defended many big stars and celebrities in the courtroom like Bobby Brown, Jermaine Dupri, and Too $hort.
In 2006 she was awarded Attorney of the year. Jezebel Magazine gave have her the honors as an Attorney of Distinction. Phaedra has also been recognized by other high-profile magazines like Rolling Out Magazine and The Atlanta Business Chronicle.
Phaedra also tours around the country and gives motivational speeches on various topics like law, personal development, and success.
She is also an author of the bestselling “Secrets of the Southern Belle: How to Be Nice, Work Hard, Look Pretty, Have Fun, and Never Have an Off Moment,” which provides amusing and entertaining insight and tips on how to have all the charm, confidence and grace of a true Southern Belle. She also plans on establishing a funeral home as she is a licensed funeral director.
Phaedra Parks Age
Phaedra was born on October 26, 1973, in Athens, Georgia USA. She is 47 years old.
Phaedra Parks Height
Phaedra stands at a height of 5 feet.
Phaedra Parks Family
Phaedra was born in Athens, Georgia USA. She is the daughter of Regina Bell and Pastor Henry Parks. Phaedra has two brothers Henri Jacques Parks and Albert and a sister named Keosha Bell. Her nationality is American and she belongs to the African-American ethnicity.
Phaedra Parks Education
Phaedra earned her BA Hons degree from Wesleyan College, Athens, GA. She then went on to study law and earn a Juris doctorate from the University of Georgia and a degree in mortuary sciences from Jefferson State College. He graduated from Law School in 1996.
Phaedra Parks Husband | Phaedra Parks Kids
In 2009 Phaedra married Apollo Nida. The couple has two sons her elder son, Ayden Adonis Nida, was born in 2010, and the younger son, Dylan, was born in 2013.
In 2014 her husband was sentenced to serve 8 years in prison for fraud and identity theft. In September 2014 he surrendered to the federal police and In October 2014 Phaedra filed for divorce.
In November of 2016, Phaedra reported that their divorce had been finalized but in March 2017 a judge overturned that ruling. His reasoning was that he believed Apollo had not been served divorce papers correctly and that Phaedra had purposely misspelled his name on divorce documents. Their divorce proceedings were finalized In July 2017. She currently lives with her sons, Ayden and Dylan, in Atlanta and is said to be dating Tim Norman.
Phaedra Parks Boyfriend
As it turns out, Phaedra is dating a man, who loves to make people laugh, willingly or unwillingly. Phaedra had a wonderful Valentine’s Day with her new boyfriend, Tone Kapone. She posted a sweet video where they are all booed up at the NBA All-Star Game.
Phaedra said she never knew she would be that happy and in love again.
She stated: “I never thought I would smile like this again. Thank you @tonekapone33 for making every day special. I can’t imagine life without us#OneLastDance #Allstar.”
Her boyfriend Tone appeared in a cute clip where he called Phaedra his wife and said “Valentimes,” which made many people laugh.
In a recent interview, Phaedra said she would love to marry the 38-year-old radio host: “I’m not rushing into that you know, but I’m very fond of him, and we adore each other … [He’s] a great guy. He’s super supportive. He’s everything I’ve prayed for and more.
Phaedra Parks Law Firm
Parks was a managing director of the Parks Group, an Atlanta-based law firm, where she practiced law in the area of entertainment and intellectual property rights. Phaedra has also served as the president of the Gate City Bar Association and been on the advisory board of the American Bar Association. She is currently a managing partner. She was also actively involved in the Atlanta legal community.
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Phaedra Parks New House
In 2016 Phaedra purchased a $1.9 million mansion in Buckhead, following recent house buys by fellow “Real Housewives of Atlanta” castmates Cynthia Bailey and Porsha Williams.
The property features six bedrooms and 10 bathrooms with more than 9,000 square feet of living space. Phaedra purchased it very close to its selling price
Tim Norman And Phaedra Parks
After the divorce from her, husband Parks is said to move on and start dating restaurateur Tim Norman though it had not gone public.
Phaedra Parks Snapchat
Follow Phaedra through her Snapchat @PhaedraParksEsq.
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