Bennett-Guthrie Attorneys at Law


Of Counsel

Practice Areas:

  • Debt Relief, addressing Insolvency Issues and Financial Restructuring
  • Bankruptcy
  • Tax Resolution
  • Strategic Corporate and Tax Planning


  • University of Iowa  (J.D. & Masters of Accountancy, 2005)
  • San Jose State University (MBA, 2001)
  • Santa Clara University (B.A., Economics & Political Science, 1998)

Professional Recognition:

  • North Carolina Board Certified in Business and Consumer Bankruptcy
  • North Carolina Super Lawyers, Rising Stars, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018

Bar Admissions

  • North Carolina State Bar, 2008
  • United States District Courts
    • Eastern, Middle and Western Districts of North Carolina


  • Law Clerk, Bankruptcy Court for Middle District of North Carolina, 2007-2009

Presentations and Publications:

  • “Bankruptcy Tax Toolkit” November. 2014 – 37th Annual Bankruptcy Institute, North Carolina Bar
  • "Advanced Tax Issues in Bankruptcy Cases" Oct. 2013 – National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys Fall Workshop
  • “In the ‘Wake’ of Picadilly: Small Chapter 11 Cases Should Brace for Ripple Effect”  American Bankruptcy Institute Journal, Oct. 1, 2008

Other Memberships and Activities:

  • Middle District Bankruptcy Seminar Committee Member
  • Member Forsyth County Bar Association and 21st Judicial District Bar Member
  • American Bankruptcy Institute, Member
  • National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys, Member
  • North Carolina Bar Association
    • Bankruptcy Section
    • Tax Section
    • Business Law Section

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1560 Westbrook Plaza Drive
Winston-Salem, North Carolina 27103
Telephone: 336-765-3121
Facsimile: 336-765-8622



Richard V. Bennett
Rodney A. Guthrie
Roberta King Latham
Joshua H. Bennett
Erik M. Harvey
Kimberly Shipley
Jasmine M. Pitt
Mitchell Blankenship