Regina I. Edwards Esq.

Regina I. Edwards has been practicing law in Georgia since 2001. Ms. Edwards attended Tulane University School of Law where she concentrated in family law courses. Ms. Edwards has a decade of complex family law litigation experience. When Ms. Edwards is not passionately representing her clients, Ms. Edwards enjoys traveling to different countries. She has traveled to more than 30 countries and speaks three languages.

She also enjoys reading, watching football, running, yoga, hiking, camping and spending time with family and friends.

Education

  • Tulane Law School, New Orleans, Louisiana
    • J.D. – May, 2001
  • North Carolina Central University, Durham, North Carolina
    • magna cum laude– May, 1998
    • Major: Political Science
    • Minor: Spanish
    • Minor: French

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia, 2001
  • S. District Court Northern District of Georgia, 2001
  • S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit, 2001
  • Supreme Court of Georgia, 2001

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Collaborative Law, Collaborative Institute of Georgia, 2005
  • Georgia Trial Skills Clinic, Institute of Continuing Legal Education of Georgia, 2005

Honors and Awards

  • Pro Bono Service Award, 2016 – Present
  • Georgia Super Lawyers 2013, 2015, 2016, 2017 & 2018 Rising Star in Family Law

Languages

  • English (Primary)

Classes / Seminars

  • Nuts & Bolts of Family Law – Case Law Updates, State Bar of Georgia Family Law Section, August 22, 2008
  • Nuts & Bolts of Family Law – Case Law Updates, State Bar of Georgia Family Law Section, November 15, 2008

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • State Bar of Georgia, Family Law Section, 2001 – Present
  • Atlanta Bar Association, Family Law Section, 2001 – Present
  • Gwinnett County Bar Association, (President, 2013), Family Law Section, 2001 – Present
  • Dekalb County Family Law Section, Family Law Section, 2001 – Present
  • Cobb County Bar Association, Family Law Section, 2001 – Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Georgia Legal Services, Attorney, 2001 – 2003
  • Stephen A. Friedman & Associates, Attorney, 2003 – 2004
  • Cordell & Cordell, Fathers’ Rights Attorney, 2004 – 2005

Pro Bono Activities

  • Mock Trial Evaluator – National Championship, 2009 – Present
  • Mock Trial Evaluator – Georgia State Championship, 2009 – Present
  • Mock Trial Evaluator – Gwinnett County Regional Championship, 2006 – Present
  • Pro bono attorney volunteer for cases referred by Gwinnett Legal Aid Society, 2005 – Present
  • Pro bono attorney volunteer for cases referred by Atlanta Volunteer Lawyer’s Foundation, 2005 – Present
Elovitz, Edwards, O’Nan & Buerlein

Competent, Committed And
Compassionate Counsel In Family Law

Elovitz, Edwards, O’Nan & Buerlein’s attorneys pride themselves on providing both competent and caring representation. We are grateful for the opportunity to assist clients move from fear to confidence in connection with the formation, separation, maintenance, reunification and dissolution of family relationships.