ROD KIGHT SELECTED TO NORTH CAROLINA SUPER LAWYERS 2016
Kight Law Office is pleased to announce that Attorney Rod Kight has been selected to the 2016 North Carolina Super Lawyers™ list, published in Super Lawyers Magazine, a Thomson-Reuters publication.
Super Lawyers™ is a peer-influenced rating service of outstanding lawyers who have achieved a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Super Lawyers™ selects attorneys using their patented multiphase selection process. Third party research is combined with peer nominations and evaluations to create a comprehensive and diverse listing of outstanding attorneys. Each candidate is evaluated on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement. Less than five percent of lawyers are selected to the list annually.
Rod Kight has represented individuals and businesses in over 2000 bankruptcy cases. He is a Board Certified Specialist in both Consumer Bankruptcy Law and Business Bankruptcy Law by the North Carolina State Bar Board of Legal Specialization. He is an AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated lawyer by Martindale-Hubbell, he is selected to Business North Carolina Legal Elite 2016, and was previously included in the 2012 North Carolina Super Lawyers Rising Stars List. 2016 is Mr. Kight’s first inclusion in the main list.
A frequent presenter at bankruptcy seminars to lawyers, accountants, and real estate professionals, Rod has also authored chapters in “The North Carolina Bankruptcy Practice Manual” (“The Manual”), 6th Ed. (2007) as well as the 7th (most current) edition published in 2012. The Manual is the authoritative source for the practice of bankruptcy law in North Carolina. Rod was also a contributing author to “Best Practices for Filing Chapter 13″, an Aspatore Inside the Minds book, and “Bankruptcy and Financial Restructuring Law 2014: Top Lawyers on Trends and Key Strategies for the Upcoming Year”, an Aspatore Thought Leadership Series book. In the late summer of 2015, his book “Cannabis Business Law” was released. Aspatore is a Thomson Reuters’ publisher. Rod received his law degree from The University of South Carolina School of Law and holds a BA in philosophy from Furman University. He founded Kight Law Office, PC in 2000.
Kight Law Office, PC is an Asheville Bankruptcy and Business Law Firm. Rod accepts referrals in the field of bankruptcy law and actively supports attorneys in matters where bankruptcy or debt restructuring can be beneficial to underlying cases.