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John R. Parker Jr.

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Class Action & Mass Torts Attorney in Sacramento, CA

Cutter Law P.C.
401 Watt Avenue, Suite 100
Sacramento, CA 95864
Phone: 916-290-9400
Fax: 916-669-4499
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2021 - 2022
Selected to Rising Stars: 2013 - 2014, 2016
Licensed in California Since: 2008
Education: Harvard Law School
Practice Areas: Class Action/Mass Torts: Plaintiff, Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff, Employment & Labor: Employee, Civil Rights
Attorney Profile

Attorney John R. Parker Jr. is a partner at Sacramento's Cutter Law P.C. At the firm, Mr. Parker provides clients from throughout the region surrounding California's capital with representation for a variety of civil matters. With extensive experience both at trial and in negotiations, it is easy to understand why so many Californians turn to Mr. Parker for assistance when facing a wide range of legal challenges, such as:

• Personal injury and wrongful death
• Products liability
• Employment and labor law
• Whistleblower and qui tam
• Medi-Cal and Medicare fraud
• Consumer fraud
• Civil rights law
• Environmental law
• Class actions and mass torts

Mr. Parker earned a Bachelor of Arts in Latin and ancient Greek from the University of Georgia in 1999. He went on to earn his law degree from the prestigious Harvard Law School, where he was the Harvard Journal of Law & Public Policy's deputy editor-in-chief. In 2003, the South Carolina Bar and the State Bar of Georgia granted him admission. In 2005, the Alabama State Bar Association followed suit, as did The State Bar of California in 2008.

Since beginning his career in California, Mr. Parker has built a reputation as a leading attorney in the state and as a dedicated member of the legal community. He regularly does pro bono work for a number of organizations, including volunteering as a mediator for the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of California's Alternative Dispute Resolution Program and as appointed counsel for prisoners in civil rights matters.

Practice Areas
  • 50%Class Action/Mass Torts: Plaintiff
  • 30%Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
  • 10%Employment & Labor: Employee
  • 10%Civil Rights
Focus Areas

Class Actions, Asbestos, Toxic Torts, Animal Bites, Assault, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Construction Accident, Brain Injury, Toxic Mold, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff, Employment Law - Employee, Wage & Hour Laws, Whistleblower, Sexual Harassment, Police Misconduct, Race Discrimination, Discrimination


2 Years Super Lawyers
3 Years Rising Stars
  • Super Lawyers: 2021 - 2022
  • Rising Stars: 2013 - 2014, 2016

About John R. Parker Jr.

First Admitted: 2003, South Carolina

Professional Webpage:


  • $596K Jury Verdict for Injured Motorcyclist
  • $4.9 Million Settlement (Whistleblower) - Biotronik, Inc.

Pro bono/Community Service

  • Appointed Counsel through the Eastern District of California's pro bono program
  • Volunteer Mediator for Eastern District of California Alternative Dispute Resolution Program

Bar/Professional Activity

  • Consumer Attorneys of California
  • Capitol City Trial Lawyers Association
  • American Association for Justice
  • Public Justice

Educational Background

  • University of Georgia, A.B., summa cum laude (Greek, Latin; 1999), Phi Beta Kappa, Classics Prize, 1999


  • Every year, Consumer Attorneys of California recognizes a distinguished member, or members working together, who significantly advanced the rights or safety of consumers in the State of California by achieving a noteworthy result in a case. , Consumer Attorney of the Year Finalist, Consumer Attorneys of California, 2020
  • Northern California Super Lawyers "Rising Star", 2013 and 2014
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Office Location for John R. Parker Jr.

401 Watt Avenue
Suite 100
Sacramento, CA 95864

Phone: 916-290-9400

Fax: 916-669-4499

Last Updated: 5/16/2022

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