Comprehensive Legal Guidance

The Law Office of JJ Edwards PLLC in Burton, MI offers excellence in legal services throughout Genesee County. At the helm of our comprehensive legal practice is attorney Jade Edwards, who specializes in family law issues focusing on issues, such as divorce, child custody, and child welfare law.

Areas of Practice:

  • Domestic Relations
  • Family Law

  • General Civil Litigation

  • Labor and Employment

About Edwards

As our lead attorney, Edwards has been practicing law in the Flint area for nearly 10 years. Prior to entering private practice, Jade clerked for Genesee County Family Court for the Honorable Duncan M. Beagle. We now are proud and honored to offer our expertise under Edwards’ direction in order to assist families and children through the issues and challenges where family and child welfare are concerned.

Jade Edwards, B.A., J.D. – Curriculum Vitae

Education

  • B.A., University of Michigan-Flint, 2002

  • J.D., Michigan State University Detroit College of Law, 2005

Publication and Recognition

  • Notes and Comments Editor, Journal of Business & Securities Law

  • Quarterfinalist, Frederick Douglass Moot Court Competition, 2004 - 2005

Professional Affiliations and Memberships:

  • Member, D. Augustus Straker Bar Association of Oakland County
  • Member, American Bar Association - Law Student Division
  • Member, Board of Directors, Genesee County Bar Association
  • Member, Centennial Inns of Court
  • Member, State Bar of Michigan, 2006
  • Member, Wolverine Student Bar Association
  • Member, Young Lawyers Executive Counsel, State Bar of Michigan

  • MJP Coordinator, Michigan Youth in Government

  • President, Mallory, Van Dyne, Scott Bar Association

  • Vice President, Christian Legal Society

  • Vice President, Owen Graduate Association

Professional Background:

  • Associate, Bodman, Longley and Dahling 2003
  • Intern, Genesee County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office 1999, 2002
  • Judicial Advisory Assistant, Hon. Duncan M. Beagle, 7th Judicial Circuit Court 2006–2008

  • The Law Office of JJ Edwards PLLC 2009 - Present
  • The Williams Firm, P.C. 2008 - 2009
  • In addition to her background and experience, Edwards speaks conversational Spanish.