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  • PRACTICE FOCUS
  • EDUCATION+
    • University of Florida, Levin College of Law
      J.D., magna cum laude, 2011, Order of the Coif
    • University of Florida
      B.A. in History, cum laude, 2007
  • ADMISSIONS+
    • Florida
    • U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida
    • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida
    • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Florida
  • CLERKSHIP+

Rhett Parker focuses his practice on litigation. His trial and litigation experience includes premises liability, traffic accident, wrongful death, personal injury, criminal defense and insurance coverage. He also practices in construction litigation for engineers, contractor and developers and is licensed to practice in all Florida state and federal courts, including the northern, middle and southern districts.

Prior to joining Phelps Dunbar, Rhett served as an assistant public defender in the 15th Judicial Circuit in Palm Beach County, Florida where he represented the indigent criminal accused.  As an assistant public defender, he tried over 40 cases to jury, ranging from first-degree murder to driving under the influence.

Practice Focus

Memberships & Affiliations

  • The Florida Bar
  • Palm Beach County Bar Association
  • Hillsborough County Bar Association
  • Federal Bar Association, Tampa Chapter

Recognition

  • Litigation - Construction, Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants, The Best Lawyers in America: Ones to Watch (2021)

Education

  • University of Florida, Levin College of Law
    J.D., magna cum laude, 2011, Order of the Coif
  • University of Florida
    B.A. in History, cum laude, 2007

Admissions

  • Florida
  • U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Florida
  • The Florida Bar
  • Palm Beach County Bar Association
  • Hillsborough County Bar Association
  • Federal Bar Association, Tampa Chapter
  • Litigation - Construction, Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants, The Best Lawyers in America: Ones to Watch (2021)