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undefinedSonia Plesset Edwards

Senior Associate

California
Tel: (949) 477-5050
Direct: (949) 477-5020

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Sonia Plesset Edwards has practiced in the Financial Services industry since 1989, when she first served as a judicial extern to the Honorable Geraldine Mund, United States Bankruptcy Court, Central District of California. Since being admitted to the California State Bar in December 1991, Ms. Edwards has focused her career on representing the interests of lenders, servicers, foreclosure trustees and private investors on both the plaintiff and defense side. She has a broad range of experience in real estate-related and title matters, foreclosure law, collection law, receiverships, evictions, rent-control and bankruptcy. Ms. Edwards is admitted to practice in all federal and state courts in California, as well as the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. Ms. Edwards is also a licensed California real estate broker.

During her career, Ms. Edwards has been actively involved in the financial services industry. As a member of such organizations as the Mortgage Bankers Association, California Mortgage Members Association, and United Trustees Association, she has attended numerous conferences, and has participated as an instructor on client educational panels. Ms. Edwards has also guest lectured at the University of Southern California, Gould School of Law. Ms. Edwards has authored industry newsletters and websites, including articles featured in the January 2015 and March 2018 editions of DS News.

Education

  • University of California, Los Angeles (B.A., History, cum laude, 1988)
  • Loyola Law School (J.D., 1991)