• University of Florida, Levin College of Law
      J.D., magna cum laude, 2011; Order of the Coif, Phi Delta Phi, Order of the Barristers. Book Awards: Florida Constitutional Law, Trial Practice, Death Penalty Law, and Criminal Procedure.
    • University of Florida
      B.A., cum laude, in History, 2007
    • 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

Rhett C. Parker

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. Mr. Parker also practices in construction litigation for engineers, contractor and developers. He is licensed to practice in all Florida state and federal courts, including the northern, middle and southern districts.

Prior to joining Phelps Dunbar, Mr. Parker 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.


Speaking Engagements

Memberships & Affiliations

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