Ed Bedard is an experienced litigator whose practice focuses on representing large businesses and corporations at both the federal and state level. He has successfully represented clients in numerous class actions and complex commercial disputes involving a variety of complex issues that pose significant legal and reputational risk. In particular, Ed has litigated claims involving the FCRA, TCPA, and numerous state consumer protection and privacy statutes. Ed also has experience in voting-related litigation, including drafting briefs before the Supreme Court of the United States.
After graduating from law school, Ed served as a judicial clerk to Chief Judge Thomas W. Thrash, Jr. in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia in Atlanta.
Ed is currently the President of the Atlanta Young Lawyers Chapter of the Federalist Society.
Ed is a graduate of the University of Virginia School of Law and Wheaton College. As a law student, Ed worked as a law clerk in the U.S. Attorneys’ Office in Washington, D.C. and was an Assistant Development Editor of the Journal of Law & Politics.
Prior to law school, Ed served as a Policy Coordinator for leadership in the U.S. House of Representatives in Washington, D.C.