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

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