Phillip Brutus

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Phillip Brutus
Phillip J. Brutus.jpg
Member of the Florida House of Representatives
from the 108th district
In office
2001–2007
Personal details
Born (1957-11-26) November 26, 1957 (age 56)
Port-au-Prince
Political party Democratic
Children Akeem, Malaika, Julien, and Karami
Residence North Miami, Florida
Alma mater University of Massachusetts Boston, B.S., 1982; Suffolk University Law School, J.D., 1985
Occupation attorney
Religion Baptist

Phillip J. Brutus (born November 26, 1957, in Port-au-Prince) is a former member of the Florida House of Representatives.

Brutus graduated from Erasmus Hall High School in Brooklyn, New York. He got his Bachelor's degree at the University of Massachusetts Boston in 1982 and his J.D. degree from Suffolk University Law School in 1985.

Brutus moved to Florida in 1985. Prior to his election to the Florida House, Brutus was a member of the Miami Community Council from the Third District. In 2006, Brutus did not seek reelection.

Brutus has announced he will run for the seat in the United States House of Representatives currently held by Kendrick Meek.[1] This district needs a leader who understands the community’s needs and is able to implement policies that will advance its priorities. As law practitioner for 22 years, Mr. Brutus has represented clients in the community on a range of issues including: immigration, civil rights violation, discrimination, and foreclosure defense.

Phillip Brutus's campaign missed required FEC filing deadlines after its laptop computer was stolen.[2][3][4][5][6]

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