William Edwards


The Edwards Law Firm

Firm Website


Corpus Christi




William Edwards was admitted to the Texas and Virginia Bar in 1958. Since then he has also been admitted to practice before the U.S. Supreme Court; U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit; U.S. District Court, Southern District of Texas and U.S. District Court, Western District of Texas.

William has been listed in Best Lawyers in America_Ç¬Æ continuously since the publication was founded in 1983, is Board Certified in Personal Injury Trial Law.

Mr. Edwards’ success as a trial lawyer has led to a personal commitment that extends far beyond the courtroom. He has earned state and national recognition for his tireless work with groups such as Texans Against Sexual Assault and Citizens for Reliable and Safe Highways.

Areas of Practice
Personal Injury Trial Law
Litigation Percentage
100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation
Bar Admissions
Texas, 1958
Virginia, 1958
U.S. District Court Southern District of Texas, 1959
U.S. District Court Western District of Texas, 1974
U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit, 1982
U.S. Supreme Court, 1970
University of Virginia School of Law, Charlottesville, Virginia

Honors and Awards
Selected to Best Lawyers in America_ǬÆ, 1983 – Present