The Edwards' Law Offices 

The Edwards' Law Offices      

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ABOUT OUR ATTORNEY

Meet Attorney Benjamin F. Edwards and experience his determination, passion, and outstanding professional abilities.

Education: Washington University School of Law (St. Louis, MO), Juris Doctorate Degree; St. Louis University, Bachelor of Arts Degree


LicensedState and Federal Courts (Illinois & Missouri)


Legal Experience Includes:  40 plus years, Principal at The Edwards' Law Offices, Church Judge, Illinois Assistant Attorney General, Illinois Special Assistant Attorney General, NAACP Legal Redress Chairman and Legal Advisor, Municipal Corporation Counsel, Township Attorney, Village Attorney, Fire and Police Board Attorney, Special City Prosecutor, School Board Attorney, Church Attorney, and College Instructor


Community and Church Activities Include: Church Officer, Church School Teacher, Land of Lincoln Legal Service, Inc. Bd. of Directors, Chairman of  Illinois Supreme Court Committee on Character & Fitness for the Fifth Appellate District, 


Bar Association Memberships and Activities Include: Member and Former President of the Metro-East Bar Association, Missouri Bar Association, Former Chairman of  Illinois State Bar Association Committee on Minorities and Women