Marcia Edwards

Marcia Edwards

Associate

Ms. Edwards received a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Morgan State University and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Maryland University College. Thereafter, she obtained her Doctor of Jurisprudence from South Texas College of Law.

During law school, Ms. Edwards interned for The Honorable Kenneth Hoyt in the Southern District of Texas and the Harris County District Attorney’s Office. Ms. Edwards was also the recipient of a Merit Scholarship.

Prior to joining Sheehy, Ware & Pappas, Ms. Edwards worked for Houston firms where she successfully defended individuals and companies in disputes involving personal injury, premises- liability, wrongful-death, catastrophic injuries, construction defects and other general liability matters.

Ms. Edwards’ areas of concentration include, premises-liability, OSHA litigation and commercial litigation.

Areas of Practice

Education

  • South Texas College of Law, J.D., 2011
  • University of Maryland University College, M.B.A., 2007
  • Morgan State University, B.A., cum laude 2003

Legal Memberships

  • Houston Association of Women Attorneys

Admissions

  • State Bar of Texas
  • The U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit