J. Clair Edwards, Associate
Ms. Edwards received her B.A. from Eastern Kentucky University in 2005 and her J.D. from the Thomas
M. Cooley School of Law in 2008. Prior to working with Atkinson, Simms & Kermode, she was engaged
in practice with DelCotto Law Group and O’Bryan Law Offices.
Ms. Edwards is a member of the Kentucky Bar Association, the Fayette County Bar Association, the
Louisville Bar Association and the Pulaski County Bar Association. She is also a member of the National
Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys and the National Association of Bankruptcy Trustees.
She is admitted to practice in the Eastern and Western Districts of Kentucky, as well as the Southern
District of Indiana. Her areas of practice include consumer and business bankruptcy and reorganization,
bankruptcy litigation and bankruptcy trustee representation. She has lectured many times on personal
and business bankruptcy matters and in addition to being a 2016, 2017 and 2018 Kentucky Super Lawyer
“Rising Star”, was named Fayette County Bar Associations 2016 Young Lawyer of the Year.
Ms. Edwards lives in Somerset with her husband, Rob, and their 2 children.