Lawyer by day; soccer coach by evening. Sporty Surfer Dad on the Street Jake Denton has a full and active lifestyle. Read here to find out about his laid back sporty surfer style.
Lawyer, writer, surfer, soccer coach and all-around Renaissance Man Jake Denton does it all! Prior to practicing law with Jeremiah Denton and Associates, he worked as an editor and freelance journalist for publications including Virginia Maritimer, Inside Business, and Virginia Living.
These days, when he's not working on a case, he's coaching his boys' soccer team, enjoying time with his lovely wife, and taking his family to the beach.
Which three words best describe your style? Functional, funky, sporty
What are your favorite places to shop? Surf shops and book stores
Who’s your favorite style icon? My wife Katie. She has the best taste ever.
What’s your best style advice? Express yourself
What fashion/style did you love at the time, but now cringe when you see old photos? Dickies
What’s your dad superpower? Love
Facial hair or clean-shaven? Both
What’s your favorite way to spend time with your family? Going to the beach
What’s been your best family vacation? Nicaragua
What’s your favorite family activity? Surfing
Best parenting advice: Every night think back on moments from the day with your kids and spouse that made you smile.
Parenting true confession: I let my kids watch too much TV when it’s my turn to wake up early on weekends.
What’s your go-to family dinner? Grilled steak, rice, and Brussel sprouts
What’s your favorite family restaurant? North End Pizza
What’s your favorite show to binge-watch? Homeland
If you could pick anyone to star as you in a movie based on your life, who would it be? Brad Pitt
What’s your favorite sport and why? Surfing – it’s a fun, challenging, exciting, artistic experience in nature where the land meets the sea that’s fun alone or with friends – don’t get me started…
What’s your favorite band/Music Genre? Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band; Rock n’ Roll
If you could hang out with anyone from history, living or deceased, who would it be? Genghis Khan
What’s at the top of your travel bucket list? Tavarua, Fiji
What’s your favorite way to unwind at the end of a long day? Watching baseball with my wife!
We love Jake's fun and sporty style, which mirrors his life-on-the-go. He's well-dressed for every occasion, whether he's dressed up for work or keeping things casual at the beach. But most of all, we love the way that he involves his family in his active lifestyle.
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