Edward W. Lester
Edward Lester is a senior associate in the Workers Compensation and Labor & Employment departments of Mastagni Holstedt, A Professional Corporation. Edward represents injured workers in workers’ compensation and labor & employment matters. He also represents employees in serious and willful misconduct and 132a discrimination claims.
Edward received an A.B. in Political Science from the University of California, Davis. He then obtained his J.D. from the University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law and was a member of the McGeorge Mock Trial Competition Team.
Prior legal experience includes serving as a law clerk for the San Joaquin County District Attorney’s Office. While Edward assisted criminal prosecutors within all sections of the District Attorney’s Office, he came to shine in the Gang and Homicide Section, where he assisted criminal prosecutors on several high-profile gang and homicide cases. McGeorge recognized his service by awarding him the Capital Commendation for Extraordinary Commitment to Public Service.
- J.D., University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law (2011)
- B.A., University of California, Davis (2006)