Angela L. Edwards

Biography

Angie Edwards is a Partner in the Litigation Department. Angie practices in the areas of ERISA litigation, financial class actions, commercial litigation and accountant and attorney malpractice defense litigation. She counsels clients with business disputes and represents employee benefit plans, claims administrators and employers with benefits issues. Angie also represents attorneys and accountants being sued for malpractice.

Education

  • University of Kentucky College of Law  (J.D., 1994)
  • Transylvania University  (B.A., cum laude, 1991)
    • Finance

Bar Admissions

  • Kentucky

Court Admissions

  • Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals
  • Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals
  • Western District of Kentucky
  • Eastern District of Kentucky
  • Western District of Michigan

Affiliations/Memberships

  • Executive Branch Ethics Commission, Commissioner (appointed by Gov. Steve Beshear in September 2008)
  • Louisville Bar Association, President
  • Louisville Bar Association, Diversity Committee
  • Louisville Bar Association, Summer Internship Program Attorney Steering Committee 
  • ALFA International, Former Insurance Law Practice Group Steering Committee
  • Litigation Counsel of America, Fellow
  • Insurance Law Roundtable, Program Chair (June 2009 Program) 
  • Sixth Circuit Judicial Conference, Life Member
  • Transylvania University, Board of Trustees
  • St. Catharine College, Board of Trustees
  • University of Kentucky College of Law, Visiting Committee
  • University of Kentucky Board of Trustees (appointed by Gov. Steve Beshear in August 2013)

Distinctions

  • Peer Review Rated AV in Martindale-Hubbell
  • Selected for the Kentucky Super Lawyers® List
  • Named to the 2013 & 2016 "Top Lawyers” list by Louisville Magazine
  • Selected for the Top 25 Women in Kentucky by Super Lawyers® 
  • Recipient of the Community Service Award from the University of Kentucky College of Law Alumni Association