Jill C. Walters 
Associate
Education

Michigan State University, JD, 2007

Lake Forest College, BA, 2004

Professional and Community Activities

American Bar Association, Young Lawyers’ Division
North Carolina Bar Association, Bankruptcy Section, Young Lawyers’ Division
Wake County Bar Association, Young Lawyers’ Division 
Carolinas Network of the International Women's Insolvency and Restructuring Confederation (IWIRC), Board of Directors
The Risk Management Association, Eastern North Carolina Chapter , Board of Directors

Jurisdictions Licensed
301 Fayetteville Street, Suite 1900, Raleigh, NC 27601t: 919.783.2961|
P.O. Box 1801, Raleigh, NC 27602-1801f: 919.783.1075|
Jill is a member of the Creditors’ Rights and Bankruptcy Section.  She regularly represents secured and unsecured creditors in Chapter 7, 11, 12, and 13 bankruptcy cases in all three North Carolina bankruptcy districts and also represents banks and other lenders in collection and claim and delivery actions throughout the state. Jill is a member of the Bankruptcy Section of the North Carolina Bar Association and serves on the Board of Directors for The Risk Management Association's Eastern North Carolina Chapter.

Representative Experience

  • Represents secured creditors in Chapter 7, 11, 12, and 13 bankruptcies including obtaining relief from the automatic stay, objecting to confirmation and challenging the valuation of collateral
  • Represents unsecured creditors in consumer and business bankruptcy cases including objecting to dischargeability of particular debts
  • Represents creditors in commercial and consumer collection actions and claim and delivery proceedings
  • Represents secured lenders in debt restructuring and workouts

Prior Legal Experience

Before joining Poyner Spruill in 2008, Jill was a Staff Attorney for the United States Bankruptcy Administrator for the Eastern District of North Carolina.
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