Ashley W. Edwards


Ashley W. Edwards


Ashley W. Edwards Top Family Law Attorney of Walzer Melcher LLP, which was ranked one of CA's Best Family Law Firms

Ashley W. Edwards

Professional Memberships

  • American Bar Association
  • Beverly Hills Bar Association
  • California Lawyers Association – Family Law Section
  • Los Angeles County Bar Association

Walzer Melcher Partner

Ashley W. Edwards

Ashley W. Edwards has been practicing exclusively as a family law attorney since 2018. Ms. Edwards currently represents professionals and high net worth individuals in divorce actions involving complex issues, including child custody and executive compensation. Ms. Edwards focuses her practice on clients in the technology and entertainment industries. In addition, a significant portion of Ms. Edwards’s work has dealt with post-judgment litigation surrounding interpretation of marital settlement agreements and modifying support and custody judgments.

Ms. Edwards is a frequent lecturer on child custody and the preparation and enforceability of marital settlement agreements. She has also provided trainings for family law paralegals.

In 2022, she was selected as a Super Lawyers “Rising Star” top family law attorney for California. 

Ashley received her law degree from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law, where she served as the Editor in Chief of the Pittsburgh Journal of Technology Law and Policy, and serves on the Young Alumni Committee of Pitt Laws’ Board of Governors. Ashley received multiple honors in recognition of her leadership and service, including for her work as an instructor for the MarshallBrennan Constitutional Literacy Project, where she taught constitutional law and civil rights courses. 

Before becoming a family law attorney, Ms. Edwards successfully represented landlords and property management companies of both residential and commercial properties in Los Angeles and Orange counties in all aspects of landlord-tenant, fair housing, and real estate law.


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