MARIDEE F. EDWARDS is the former chief disciplinary counsel of Missouri. She was appointed to that position by the Missouri Supreme Court, holding it from 2001 – 2006. In that capacity she directed the agency (Office of Chief Disciplinary Counsel) which investigated and prosecuted attorneys for ethical misconduct in Missouri. Prior to her tenure at OCDC she worked in the field of attorney ethics, discipline and admissions (re: moral character applications) for ten years at the California State Bar, Los Angeles Office of Chief Trial Counsel. She has written numerous articles on attorney ethics and professional responsibility and provides a regular column to the Missouri Lawyers Weekly. More on her legal and educational background can be found on the “About” page.
Representation in Professional License Denial
Written Ethics Opinions
Consultation on Questions of Ethics and Professional Responsibility
Also available for speaking engagements, and continuing education courses.
Her practice is located in Jefferson City, Missouri. She is available for representation throughout the state of Missouri.
Services for attorneys and other professionals facing a disciplinary hearing, bar complaint, license denial, revocation, renewal or reinstatement proceeding, or in need of ethics advice.
"Too often lawyers mistake the meaning of zeal for a win-at-all-costs kind of determination, an ethic of the ends justify the means. "
Maridee F Edwards, LLC
Attorney at Law / Mediator
P.O. Box 105723, Jefferson City, MO 65110, Phone: 573-635-5826 or 573-230-4202
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