RANDY L. EDWARDS practices criminal defense, education, labor, government, and civil litigation law. In 1998 Edwards retired from the United States Marine Corp at the rank of Lieutenant Colonel. He attended Colorado State University, where he earned his B.A. in Political Science in 1975. Soon after, he attended Pepperdine University, where he studied to receive his M.A. in Human Resources Management in 1979. In 1982, Edwards returned to school to earn his J.D. from the McGeorge School of Law at the University of the Pacific. Edwards joined the firm in 1991 and has since received an AV Preeminent rating by Martindale- Hubbell.