Astrid de Parry

Astrid de Parry, P.A.
Contact: (386) 736-1223
Law School: Cornell University Law School
Jurisdictions: Alaska
New York


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
  • 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
New York
Certified Circuit Civil Mediator (Florida Supreme Court)
Certified Appellate Mediator (Florida Supreme Court)
Professional Experience
Owner/Attorney, Astrid de Parry, P.A.
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
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.
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.
Engaged in a general corporate practice with a special emphasis on the securities laws aspects of venture capital transactions
General Counsel, University of Alaska
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
Advised the Provost and senior executive staff regarding equal opportunity and affirmative action matters.
Cornell University Law SchoolJ.D.Law
University of Michigan - Ann ArborB.A.Honors College
Honors: Magna Cum Laude
Certified Appellate Mediator, Florida Supreme Court
Certified Circuit Civil Mediator, Florida Supreme Court
Professional Associations
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, past member Board of Directors, Rotary International
Past president, BOD member, Lake Winnemissett Civic Association
Member, Florida State Bar # 586110
Member, Alaska Bar Association
Member, New York Bar Association
Member, Florida Municipal Attorneys Association
Member, Member National Association of College and University Attorneys


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107 East Church Street
DeLand, FL 32724
Telephone: (386) 736-1223
Fax: (386) 736-1022