Richard Mark Edwards

Richard Mark Edwards

Attorney
Location:
Paducah, Kentucky
Phone:
270-908-4914
Email:
Mark Edwards has been with Edwards and Kautz since its beginning in 2007. He wanted to work with a first rate attorney and to grow a law practice that can represent people by providing quality work. He enjoys the challenges of helping people who have been hurt by others.

Mark is a partner at the firm and focuses his practice on personal injury cases. Medical malpractice, Social Security Disability and bad faith insurance are also important to him. Mark represents people hurt in accidents. Hurt in auto accidents, big truck accidents and motorcycle accidents. He helps workers hurt on the job and on the river as well as people hurt by flawed products. He also helps the estates of those hurt by others.

Mark served in the Marine Corps from 1980 to 1995. There, he reached the rank of Major. He has been a member of the Kentucky Justice Assoc. since 1989.

Mark graduated from law school at the University of Kentucky in 1983. He is also a graduate of the Naval Justice School and is a graduate of the Marine Corps Law of War Course and its Career Prosecutor course. Mark has four children, Michelle, Brian, Nick and Erika. Outside of the courtroom, Mark enjoys auto racing, golf, bicycle riding and horse racing.

Areas of Practice

  • Automobile Accidents
  • Truck Accidents
  • Disability Claims
  • Workers Compensation
  • River Injuries
  • Products Liability
  • Criminal Defense

Certified Legal Specialties

  • US Marine Corps - Judge Advocate
  • US Marine Corps - Chief Prosecutor

Bar Admissions

  • Kentucky, 1983

Education

  • University of Kentucky College of Law, Lexington, Kentucky
    • J.D.
  • Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, Kentucky
    • B.A. - 1980
    • Major: Broadcasting
  • Southeast Missouri State University, Cape Girardeau, Missouri

Past Employment Positions

  • Executive Officer of Headquarters Company, 3rd Battalion, 24th Marines
  • United States Marine Corp , United States Marine Corp Recruit Depo
  • Boehl, Stopher and Graves, Attorney
  • Saladino Law Firm, Attorney
  • Megibow & Edwards , Attorney

Previous Names

  • Richard M. Edwards

Fraternities/Sororities

  • Sigma Chi