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Astrid de Parry

Astrid de Parry, P.A.
Contact: 386.736.1223
Experience:
Law School: Cornell University Law School
Jurisdictions: Alaska
Florida
New York

OVERVIEW

About Astrid de Parry
Providing expectional service to discerning clients in Central Florida for over 25 years in probate and estate planning matters, Astrid de Parry has extensive civil trial practice experience representing a broad range of interests. Upon graduating from Cornell University Law School in 1977, Ms. de Parry served as Assistant University Counsel for Cornell University from 1977 to 1980. Thereafter, she served as General Counsel for the University of Alaska Statewide System of Higher Education from 1980 to 1985. After moving to Florida in 1985, Astrid de Parry went to work for a large law firm in Orlando, focusing on general corporate and business law (1986 - 1988). After a one year stint as General Counsel and Project Coordinator for Park Equus, Inc. (which developed the Arabian Nights Dinner Attraction in Kissimmee, Florida), Ms. de Parry moved to DeLand in 1989 where she served as City Attorney for the City of DeLand until she started her own firm in 1992. Today, she combines this depth of experience to offer clients skilled and knowledgeable representation in a broad range of civil practice matters. Astrid de Parry, P.A. concentrates in the areas of probate and guardianships, wills, trusts and estate planning, elder law, real property transactions, land use and environmental law, business and commercial law, civil litigation and mediation.
Practice Areas
  • Probate
  • Estate Planning
  • Elder Law
  • Business Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Environmental Law
Additional Practice Areas
  • Civil Litigation
  • Mediation
  • Guardianship
Fees
  • Credit Cards Accepted
    • Visa and MasterCard only
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    • Fixed fees available for simple estate planning documents and uncontested probate proceedings.
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Alaska
Florida
New York
Certifications
Certified Circuit Civil Mediator (Florida Supreme Court)
Certified Appellate Mediator (Florida Supreme Court)
Languages
 SpokenWritten
FrenchYes 
GermanYes 
Professional Experience
Owner/Attorney, Astrid de Parry, P.A.
-Current
Engaged in a general civil practice, concentrating in the areas of probate and estate planning, elder law, real property transactions, business and commercial law, land use and environmental law, commercial litigation and mediation. Astrid de Parry is a Florida Supreme Court Certified Circuit Civil and Appellate Mediator.
City Attorney, City of DeLand
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Provided comprehensive legal services to the Mayor and City Commissioners, Planning Board, Board of Adjustment, City Manager and senior administrative staff.
General Counsel and Project Coordinator, Park Equus, Inc.
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Provided comprehensive legal services to the developer of a new theme park and dinner attraction near Disney World, Florida.
Associate Attorney, Boroughs, Grimm, Bennett & Griffin, P.A.
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Engaged in a general corporate practice with a special emphasis on the securities laws aspects of venture capital transactions
General Counsel, University of Alaska
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Provided comprehensive legal services and management guidance to the President and Board of Regents of the Statewide System of Higher Education.
Assistant University Counsel, Cornell University
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Advised the Provost and senior executive staff regarding equal opportunity and affirmative action matters.
Education
Cornell University Law SchoolJ.D.Law
University of Michigan - Ann ArborB.A.Honors College
Honors: Magna Cum Laude
Professional Activities
Member, past member Board of Directors Rotary International 1991-Current
Past president, BOD member Lake Winnemissett Civic Association 1991-Current
BOD member Volusia County Association for Responsible Development (VCARD)
Member AttorneysTitle Insurance Fund
Past president, BOD member Museum of Florida Art
BOD Member Hospice of Volusia-Flagler
Member Florida Municipal Attorneys Association 1989-1992
Member Member National Association of College and University Attorneys 1977-1985
Awards
Certified Appellate Mediator, Florida Supreme Court
Certified Circuit Civil Mediator, Florida Supreme Court
Professional Associations
Member, Florida State Bar
-Current
Member, Alaska Bar Association
-Current
Member, New York Bar Association
-Current

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ASTRID DE PARRY, P.A.
107 East Church Street
DeLand, FL 32724
USA
Telephone: 386.736.1223
Fax: 386.736.1022