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George Oliver

George Oliver

The Law Offices of Oliver & Cheek, PLLC
  • Bankruptcy, Business Law, Appeals & Appellate
  • North Carolina, North Carolina
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Mr. Oliver received his undergraduate and law degrees from UNC-Chapel Hill. He is a board certified specialist in Business Bankruptcy Law, certified by the North Carolina State Bar and the American Board of Specialization. Mr. Oliver has received numerous awards including: AV Preeminent Lawyer from Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Rating, 2013 Legal Elite’s “Young Guns Award in North Carolina”, 2009-2015 North Carolina “Super Lawyer” and 2009-2015 Business North Carolina’s “Legal Elite.” He was the Co-Managing Editor of the North Carolina Bankruptcy Practice Manual in 2006 and has served as a Chapter 7 Panel Trustee for the Bankruptcy Court since 2009. In 2012-2013, he was elected to the Board of the National Association of Bankruptcy Trustees (NABT) and served as Co-Editor of NABTalk. He is a frequent speaker at legal conferences on bankruptcy issues across the country and has authored several articles on bankruptcy issues for national publications.

Prior Legal Experience
Before joining Oliver Friesen Cheek, George was an associate with the New Bern office of Stubbs & Perdue, P.A., where he worked from 2001 to 2009. From 1999 to 2001, he was an associate with the Asheville firm of Elmore, Elmore & Williams.

Areas of Experience

Chapter 11 Bankruptcy
Workouts, Alternatives to Bankruptcy
State Court Receiverships

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, JD, 1999, with honors
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, BA Communications Studies, 1996

Practice Areas
Chapter 11 Bankruptcy, Chapter 13 Bankruptcy, Chapter 7 Bankruptcy, Debt Relief
Business Law
Business Contracts, Business Dissolution, Business Finance, Business Formation, Business Litigation, Franchising, Mergers & Acquisitions, Partnership & Shareholder Disputes
Appeals & Appellate
Civil Appeals, Federal Appeals
Additional Practice Area
  • Litigation
  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
North Carolina
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North Carolina
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4th Circuit
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University of North Carolina School of Law
J.D. (1999) | Law
Activities: Law School Attorney General, Moot Court, Law Review
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University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
B.A. (1996) | Communications Studies
Honors: Phi Beta Kappa
Activities: Order of the Golden Fleece, Undergraduate Attorney General
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Professional Associations
North Carolina State Bar
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Contact & Map
405 Middle Street
NEW BERN, NC 28563
Telephone: (252) 633-1930
421 Fayetteville Street, Ste. 1100
Raleigh, NC 27601
Telephone: (919) 987-2024
300 East Arlington Blvd, Ste. 1B
Greenville, NC 27835
Telephone: (252) 751-0259
By appointment only
1213 Culbreth Road
Wilmington, NC 28405
Telephone: (252) 633-1930