Poyner Spruill LLP attorney Lisa P. Sumner was recently selected as 2016 "Lawyer of the Year" for Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law in the Raleigh area by Best Lawyers®.
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About Lisa P. Sumner
Lisa Sumner practices in the areas of bankruptcy and commercial litigation and professional liability. She is the team leader of our Creditors’ Rights and Bankruptcy practice group. Licensed in the federal and state courts in North Carolina, South Carolina, and Virginia, she practiced in Columbia, South Carolina and Roanoke, Virginia prior to returning home to North Carolina in 2002.