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Chad L. Edgar
Attorney at Law

Attorney  Chad L. Edgar

Attorney Chad L. Edgar is the principal and founder at EDGAR LAW LLC, which was formed in 2019. Attorney Edgar has been practicing law since he graduated from law school in 2001. He began his career at Sidley Austin, then he joined a criminal defense firm where he assisted clients in high-stakes criminal trials in the federal courts of New York. In 2006, Attorney Edgar became an associate for and later a partner with Dawn M. Cardi. Together, through Cardi & Edgar LLP, a New York firm that continues to exist to this day, and Edgar Law LLC, Attorney Edgar represents clients who have been indicted for serious crimes in the federal courts of New York and Connecticut. In addition, Attorney Edgar has a civil practice in both states that includes employment and labor law, commercial litigation, and probate litigation. He also assists clients in preparing and executing planning documents such as wills, trusts, health-care directives and powers of attorney

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Bar Admissions

  • New York, 2002

  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, 2002

  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, 2003

  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York, 2006

  • Connecticut, 2016

  • U.S. District Court for the District of Connecticut, 2016

  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, 2016


  • J.D. - University of Wisconsin Law School, 2001

  • Ph.D. - New York University, 1996

  • B.A. - Bates College, 1986