Nicholas C. Brown

Nick practices in the areas of bankruptcy law and creditors’ rights.  He primarily represents secured and unsecured creditors in Chapters 7, 11, and 13 bankruptcy cases, and frequently represents the Chapter 7 Trustee in preferential and fraudulent transfer litigation.  Nick was admitted to the North Carolina State Bar in 2008 and is licensed to practice in the Middle and Eastern Districts of North Carolina as well as the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals.  Prior to joining the firm, Nick clerked for the Honorable J. Rich Leonard, United States Bankruptcy Judge for the Eastern District of North Carolina. While a law student at Wake Forest University School of Law, Nick was a teaching assistant for legal research and writing. He grew up in Indiana and resides in Raleigh, North Carolina.

Accomplishments and Professional Activities:

- Super Lawyers magazine’s North Carolina “Rising Star”, 2013

- Speaker, North Carolina Bankruptcy Institute, Asheville, North Carolina, November 2011: “Pleading Your Case”

- Speaker, National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges, New Orleans, October 2010:  “Practicing What You Plead: Pleading Practicalities in the Post Twombly, Iqbal, and Caremerica World”

- Committee Member, North Carolina Bar Association’s Lawyer Effectiveness and Quality of Life Committee, 2011-present

- Co-Chair, NCBA YLD Wellness Committee, 2011-2013



- Wake Forest University School of Law, Juris Doctor, 2008

- Tufts University, B.A., Economics, 2002


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Nicholas C. Brown: Attorney

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Phone: (919) 821-7700
Facsimile: (919) 821-7703
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Practice Areas:

  • Bankruptcy Law
  • Debtor/Creditor Representation

Wake Forest University School of Law (J.D., 2008)
Tufts University (B.A.[economics], 2002)

Raleigh Office
5410 Trinity Road Suite 210
Raleigh, NC 27607
Phone: (919) 821-7700
Fax: (919) 821-7703
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New Bern Office
2918 Trent Road
New Bern, NC 28562
Phone: (252) 633-3006
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