"The Real Housewives of Atlanta"
Attorney, New York Times Bestselling Author and Star of "The Real Housewives of Atlanta" Keynote Address on Saturday at 1:00.
Phaedra Parks is an entertainment attorney, television show producer, New York Times Bestselling Author and breakout star of BRAVO's hit "The Real Housewives of Atlanta".
The definition of grace, style, and sultry southern savoir-faire, Phaedra was born and raised in Georgia and earned a Bachelor of Arts with honors and a Juris Doctorate. As the Managing Partner of THE PARKS GROUP, she practices law in the areas of Entertainment, Intellectual Property Rights, Civil and Criminal Litigation and has evolved into a formidable business woman and philanthropist with a diverse professional career that encompasses acute interpretations of the law to weekly appearances on major networks and television programming alike.
While cultivating her career as an exceptional attorney, Phaedra has served as a legal analyst for HLN during the Zimmerman Trial, NBC and Fox News during the Michael Jackson trial, Entertainment Tonight, Celebrity Justice, EXTRA, Court TV and various local news outlets. In addition to an analyst, Phaedra has also been featured in numerous media publications including Newsweek, People, US Weekly, The Boston Herald, the Atlanta Journal Constitution and The New York Times.
While diversifying her career in the law, Phaedra successfully worked as the consulting producer and talent for one of BET's most highly viewed shows, Tiny & Toya and continues to bring flavor and flair to "The Real Housewives of Atlanta".
Progressing in accordance with her personal mantra, "style is void without substance," the substance of the ever so stylish Attorney Phaedra Parks has been consistently celebrated through the countless accolades and commendations bestowed upon her throughout her career.
Phaedra also allocates time to engage in philanthropy and community service. Phaedra is a philanthropic partner with Cool Girls and Jane Fonda's Georgia Campaign for Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention (G-CAPP) and actively sits on the boards for the Junior League, the Children's Shelter, the American Bar Association's Advisory Board, the Ryan Cameron Foundation, The American Heart Association's Go Red for Women, the University of Georgia's Donald L. Hollowell Professorship Endorsement Committee, and the University of Georgia's Law School Alumni Counsel.
An undeniable woman of southern charm, distinction, and success, Phaedra's most noteworthy position is that of mother to Ayden and Dylan. Whether she is gardening, litigating in the courtroom, brokering a major deal, or speaking before her peers, the ultimate belle with hometown flair will inevitably deliver an uplifting and empowering message on Living Your Best Life at the Houston Ultimate Women's Expo on Saturday at 1:00.