Jenny Edwards

Jenny Edwards is a partner with Chandler Edwards and a subject matter expert on animal sexual abuse and exploitation. Jenny frequently guest lectures for criminal justice, veterinary, and sociology programs, and has developed training materials for law enforcement academies, state bar associations, and multiple statewide animal control associations.

Jenny has been honored for her work on high-profile bestiality cases, and appeared in the film, Zoo, documenting the death of a 45-year-old man after a willing sexual encounter with a horse.  In addition to research, Jenny regularly consults with law enforcement and prosecutors and provides expert witness or subject matter testimony for court proceedings and state legislatures.

She has contributed to criminology, psychology, and medical books and publications, and recently submitted for publication results of an in-depth study of nearly 500 adjudicated cases of animal sex abuse throughout the United States. Her current research projects include animal sex offender profiling and the link between animal sex offending and mental health disorders.

Jenny is a member of the American Association of Psychiatry and Law, the American Psychology-Law Society, the Association of Prosecuting Attorneys, and the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences.

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