Lauren Golden practices in the areas of litigation, bankruptcy, and creditors’ rights. She joined Ellis & Winters in 2012 after serving as a law clerk to the Honorable J. Rich Leonard, United States Bankruptcy Judge for the Eastern District of North Carolina.
Prior to her clerkship, Ms. Golden received her J.D., magna cum laude, from Campbell University Law School. While in law school, Ms. Golden was the Chief Articles Editor for the Campbell Law Review, and won first place in the 2011 American Advocates for Justice’s Regional Trial Team Competition in Washington, D.C. She also spent a summer working for the Honorable Linda Stephens at the North Carolina Court of Appeals, and served as a research assistant for Professor Richard Lord, the editor of Williston on Contracts. Ms. Golden graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a B.A. in Political Science and a minor in Business Administration.