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Bryan P. Parker


Bryan P. Parker (he/him) is a Founding Partner of the Freedmen Law Group, a law firm that takes its name from the Freedmen’s Bureau of 1865. Bryan is the Managing Attorney of the firm’s Family Law and Estates practices. Bryan and the other partners of the firm are intentional about using their legal talents and resources to be active participants in the Charlotte-Mecklenburg County Community in an effort to promote racial and social equality.  

Bryan received his J.D. from North Carolina Central University School of Law, and began his legal career working in the non-profit sector. He then started his own firm, The Law Office of B.P. Parker, PLLC where his practice areas included Family Law, Criminal Law, Sports & Entertainment, and Business Transactions. During his time as a solo practitioner, he often used his resources to serve traditionally underrepresented communities. Bryan then moved on to the banking industry where he worked as a Legal Compliance Consultant for major banking institutions. 

Born in Pittsburgh, PA, Bryan moved to Fayetteville, NC during his high school years and has been a resident of North Carolina ever since. He is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Greensboro where he earned a B.A. in Political Science with a minor in African American Studies. Bryan is an active member of the Charlotte community, spending time mentoring young people, assisting with community development projects, and holding membership positions with different service organizations.