Mr. Robert Ashley Mays


Rob serves as a Chapter 7 bankruptcy trustee, represents creditors and trustees in adversarial matters, and enforces substantial judgments.

Prior to returning to North Carolina in 2010, Rob practiced for five years in the Washington, D.C. office of an international law firm. He started his career as a law clerk for the Honorable Gerald B. Tjoflat, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit.
Mr. Mays has litigated a wide range of matters in federal and state courts.  He has briefed cases for the U.S. Supreme Court and both state and federal appellate courts.

Rob has served on the Bankruptcy Council of the North Carolina Bar Association.  He has been named to Business North Carolina’s “Legal Elite” for Bankruptcy and as a “Super Lawyer” for Creditor-Debtor Rights in several years.

Rob graduated with honors from Duke University School of Law, where he was Editor-In-Chief of Duke’s oldest law journal, and simultaneously earned a graduate degree in public policy.

Member Bar Number: 34090

Practice Areas

Civil Litigation

States Licensed

District of Columbia, North Carolina



Contact Information

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