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At Stubbs & Perdue, Mr. Frost handles a wide range of cases and practice areas, including business bankruptcy, consumer protection litigation, agricultural law, civil litigation, business litigation, corporate restructuring, and tax disputes a. When it comes to providing top-notch legal representation, he strives to go above and beyond what is expected. Before joining our firm, Mr. Frost served as a judicial law clerk to the Honorable J. Rich Leonard, United States Bankruptcy Judge for the Eastern District of North Carolina (retired), and judicial law clerk to the Honorable Stephani W. Humrickhouse, Chief United States Bankruptcy Judges for the Eastern District of North Carolina.

In 2016 and 2017, Mr. Frost was named as a Super Lawyers Rising Star in Business Bankruptcy.

Mr. Frost has authored several publications, including articles in The Disclosure Statement, and North Carolina Bankruptcy Practice Manual, 2017 Edition. During law school, he received the Judge William M. Moore Scholarship and academic excellence awards in Legal Research & Writing, Employment Law, and Judicial Writing.

                                Joseph Z. Frost
Selected in 2018 Thomson Reuters 
  • Campbell University, J.D. – 2012
  • Presbyterian College – 2009
  • B.S. Business Administration / Accounting
Professional Memberships
  • American Bankruptcy Institute
  • North Carolina Bar Association Bankruptcy Section and Young Lawyers Division
  • North Carolina Museum of History Associates
  • North Carolina Advocates of Justice
  • Young Lawyers’ Division Board Member
  • Commercial Litigation Section Board Member
  • Consumer Areas of Practice Section Board Member
  • Wake County Bar Association
  • 10th Judicial District
Bar Admissions
  • North Carolina – 2012
  • Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals – 2013
  • US District Court Eastern District of North Carolina – 2013
  • US District Court Middle District of North Carolina – 2013
  • United States Tax Court – 2014
Practice Areas
  • Bankruptcy Law
  • Business Law
  • Civil Litigation
  • Real Estate Law
  • Agricultural Law
  • Tax law
Other areas of concentration:
  • Consumer Bankruptcy Litigation
  • Consumer Protection Litigation
  • 2019 North Carolina Rising Stars
  • Super Lawyers Rising Star (2016-2018)
  • Lease or Security Agreement: A Characterization with Consequences
  • Consenting to the Hammer of the Bankruptcy Court
  • North Carolina State Bar Board of Legal Specialization, Board Certified Specialist in Business and Consumer Bankruptcy Law
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