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Asa Covington Edwards IV

Consumer protection Attorney at Raleigh, NC

5.0   4 reviews
  • Licensed for 10 years
    State NC
    Acquired 2013
    Status
    Active No misconduct found

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About Asa

Learn Asa’s areas of practice.

5
Practice areas
  1. Consumer protection
    60%
    Fair Credit Reporting Act ("FCRA"), Fair Debt Collection Practices Act ("FDCPA"), Telephone Consumer Protection Act ("TCPA") and related North Carolina consumer protection statutes.

    11 years

  2. Contracts and agreements
    10%
    Breach of Contract, Fiduciary Duties, Construction Defects, Breach of Warranty, Fraud, and Unfair and Deceptive Trade Practices.

    11 years

  3. Credit card fraud
    10%
    Fair Credit Reporting Act ("FCRA"), Fair Debt Collection Practices Act ("FDCPA"), Telephone Consumer Protection Act ("TCPA") and related North Carolina consumer protection statutes.

    11 years

  4. Credit repair
    10%
    Fair Credit Reporting Act ("FCRA"), Fair Debt Collection Practices Act ("FDCPA"), Telephone Consumer Protection Act ("TCPA") and related North Carolina consumer protection statutes.

    11 years

  5. Employment and labor
    10%
    Civil Rights Act, Americans with Disabilities Act, Age Discrimination in Employment Act, Family Medical Leave Act, Pregnancy Discrimination Act, and related North Carolina statutes.

    11 years

Asa C. Edwards’ principal areas of practice include consumer protection (FCRA, FDCPA, TCPA) employment law, civil litigation, and commercial litigation.  He is admitted to practice in North Carolina State Courts and the United States District Courts for the Eastern, Middle, and Western Districts of North Carolina.

Asa received his undergraduate degree in Philosophy from the University of South Carolina at Columbia, graduating cum laude.  Prior to entering law school, he served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Micronesia where he was a community development volunteer and English teacher.  He received his J.D. from the University of North Carolina School of Law, graduating with honors.  While at Carolina, he served as a staff member for the First Amendment Law Review, and participated in the UNC Externship Program with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.  He also served as a member of the UNC Graduate Honor Court, and made the Dean’s List each semester at UNC Law.

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Location

Asa Covington Edwards IV
4801 Glenwood Ave., Suite 310
Raleigh, NC, 27612-3856

Reviews

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Posted by anonymous | April 17, 2017
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
The BEST lawyer......
The absolute BEST lawyer for cases dealing with the FCRA. I am more than pleased with the professionalism and the way Mr. Edwards carried himself at all times while dealing with my case.
Posted by anonymous | November 16, 2016
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Excellent Service
My attorney reviewed my situation and appropriately advised me of my legal rights. He communicated with me timely, effectively, and always kept me informed of my case. He was very strategic in getting what I deserved and proved to be a knowledgeable, experienced, and excellent attorney. I HIGHLY recommend him to anyone who wants results.
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Posted by christopher kent | October 27, 2016
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| Hired Attorney
Employment and Contract Labor Assistance
Asa has been extremely thorough and helpful in his explanations and assistance with our employment and contract issues.
Posted by anonymous | October 27, 2016
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Creditors Rights
I was very impressed on how quick the attorney was in his responses to my emails and my questions. The attorney was very competent in all of the laws regarding this issue. I could not have asked for a quicker solution.

Cost

Rates
  • Free Consultation 30 minutes
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card

Resume

AVVO RATING 9.6 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Attorney
  • Maginnis Howard, PLLC
  • 2014 - Present

Education

  • University of North Carolina School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2013

Sample of Legal Cases

  • Gamble v. Equifax Information Services, LLC
  • Hager v. Seterus, Inc.
  • Holt v. Vester Nissan
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Associations

  • The United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
  • Member
  • 2020 - Present
  • National Association of Consumer Advocates
  • State Chairman
  • 2017 - Present
  • National Association of Consumer Advocates
  • Member
  • 2016 - Present
  • The United States District Court for the Middle District of North Carolina
  • Member
  • 2016 - Present
  • The United States District Court for the Western District of North Carolina
  • Member
  • 2015 - Present
  • 10th Judicial District Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2014 - Present
  • The United States District Court for the Eastern District of North Carolina
  • Member
  • 2014 - Present
  • Wake County Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2014 - 2015
  • North Carolina Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2013 - 2015
  • North Carolina Advocates for Justice
  • Member
  • 2012 - 2015
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Eagle Scout
  • Boy Scouts of America
  • 2001

Speaking Engagements

  • Orange County Bar Association - Family Law Division
  • Utilizing Consumer Credit Reports In Domestic Cases.
  • 2016
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Attorney endorsements

Received (3)
Given (2)
Endorse Asa
Consumer protection Attorney | Jan 13
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Asa works relentlessly at increasing his knowledge to stay on the cutting edge of new developments in the area of consumer protection. I highly recommend this attorney."
Consumer protection Attorney | Oct 27
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Asa is well respected and knows his stuff. I endorse him without reservation."
Litigation Attorney | Sep 16
Relationship: Friend
"I endorse this lawyer. Asa truly cares about his clients and will go above and beyond to get them the best possible results. His tireless dedication to his craft is exemplary."
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Raleigh Consumer protection Lawyer Asa Covington Edwards IV
Asa Covington Edwards IV
Consumer protection Attorney
Raleigh, NC
Licensed for 10 years
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