Edrick Barnes is the owner of The Law Office of Edrick Barnes, Esq., which practices in the area of insurance coverage disputes, insurance claims, bad faith, and personal injury in West Palm Beach, Florida. He was born in Eustis, Florida and attended Florida State University where he received his Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering before attending law school at St. Thomas University in Miami, Florida. At St. Thomas University he was a member of the Moot Court Team and the International Legal Honor Society of Phi Delta Phi. Mr. Barnes also received American Jurisprudence Book Awards for Legal Research and Writing, Advanced Legal Writing, Labor Law and Florida Constitutional Law. He was admitted to the Florida Bar in 2003. He is admitted to practice in the United States District Court, Middle and Southern Districts of Florida.
Mr. Barnes has served as a Board of Director for Florida Legal Services, Inc., since 2011. He currently serves as the Florida Legal Services, Inc.'s Budget and Audit Committee Chairperson. He is an active member of the National Bar Association where he has served as a Board Member for the Young Lawyer's Division. Mr. Barnes was also a Board Member of the Young Lawyer's Section of the Florida Justice Association. He is also an active member of the Palm Beach County Bar Association and past President of F. Malcolm Cunningham, Sr. Bar Association. Mr. Barnes has also been recognized as a Rising Star and Top Up and Coming Lawyer by Florida Trend and Legal Elite Magazines for the past four years.