Allen M. Edwards

Allen M. Edwards


Allen Edwards is Of Counsel with Pendley, Baudin and Coffin, L.L.P., he has been engaged in the private practice of law for over 40 years and has extensive experience as a litigator.  Mr. Edwards' primary areas of practice include personal injury (both plaintiff and defense), commercial transactions, business litigation, estate planning, successions and probate.


Education & Professional Background

  • Louisiana State University (B.A., 1966)
  • Louisiana State University, Paul M. Hebert Law Center(J.D., 1971)
  • Executive Director, Louisiana Insurance Guaranty Association (1995 - 2002)
  • Judge Pro Tempore, 18th Judicial District Court (2004)


  • State Bar of Louisiana 1971
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Louisiana (1972)
  • U.S. District Court, Middle District of Louisiana (1976)

Activities & Affiliations

  • Louisiana State Bar Association
  • 18th Judicial District Bar Association
  • Baton Rouge Bar Association
  • Louisiana Association for Justice