Phaedra Parks Net Worth
Phaedra Parks net worth: Phaedra Parks is an American entertainment attorney and television personality who has a net worth of $3 million. Phaedra Parks earned her net worth as an attorney and as a managing partner of the Parks Group PC. Her law firm mainly deals with litigation and contract negotiations for entertainers and athletes, and criminal defense. She was also a legal analyst for NBC and Fox News. Phaedra Parks has appeared as a correspondent on Court TV, Extra, and Entertainment Tonight. She is well known for representing some very high profile clients including Michael Jackson, Bobby Brown, Ludacris and more. Phaedra was given the honors as an Attorney of Distinction, by Jezebel Magazine and has served on the Board of The UGA Law School, Grammy Recording Board, and the G-Capp. She has also been noted as once being the President of Gate City Bar Assocation. In 2006, Phaedra received an award for Attorney of the Year and gained recognition in magazines such as, Rolling Out Magazine and The Atlanta Business Chronicle. Phaedra Parks served as her husband's defense attorney in a racketeering charge, before they were married in 2009. He was eventually sentenced to 18 years, but only served five.
Phaedra Parks is also a cast member of the Real Housewives of Atlanta. She first appeared on the show in season three. Phaedra Parks grew up in Athens, Georgia and attended Wesleyan College in Macon, Georgia where she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication in 1993. She then earned a law degree at the University of Georgia in 1998. After law school, Phaedra Parks landed a job working at Bridges, Ordmand & Faenza, a Geico in-house law firm. From there, she went on to having her own clients starting with a young star named Drama, who was in prison at the time he was suppose to be on tour. Phaedra was able to convince the Judge to let him go on his tour and she went along with him as insurance that he would return to finish out his sentence. After this case, many high profile clients began hiring her to represent them.
Phaedra was formerly married to Apollo Nida, and together they have two sons. Their first son Ayden Adonis Nida was born in May of 2010, their second son, Dylan, was born in August 2013. In 2014, Nida was indicted on several counts of identity theft and fraud. Nida is on house arrest awaiting his trial and could face 20 years in prison. Phaedra filed for divorce from Nida shortly after his arrest.