Stubbs & Perdue sponsor Campbell Law advocates at Duberstein Bankruptcy Moot Court Competition

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RALEIGH — Campbell Law Dean J. Rich Leonard announced today that Stubbs & Perdue, P.A. has agreed to sponsor a group of Campbell Law student advocates at the prestigious 27th annual Duberstein Bankruptcy Moot Court Competition.

The firm’s gift will provide financial assistance for the student’s preparation, travel, and lodging as they compete on March 2-4 in New York City. The students will also participate for the second year in a practice regional tournament on Feb. 18, in Washington, D.C.

“Stubbs & Perdue has been fabulous supporters of our advocacy program, and we are extremely appreciative of the firm’s decision to assist our students for another year,” Dean Leonard said. “This opportunity will be immensely beneficial for our students, and will give our first-rate advocacy program even more national exposure.”

The Duberstein Bankruptcy Moot Court Competition is widely recognized as one of the nation’s preeminent moot court competitions, promoting and recognizing the finest oral and written advocacy on significant issues in bankruptcy practice. Approximately 60 law school teams participate, making it the largest single site appellate moot court competition. The competition culminates in a gala awards dinner at the banquet at the Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel in Manhattan. The dinner draws more than 1,000 attendees, including many leading bankruptcy judges and practitioners.

Stubbs & Perdue, P.A. has served clients all across North Carolina for more than 40 years. The firm services a wide variety of clients, including small to medium size businesses, individuals, partnerships, professional organizations, and non-profits.

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The Stubbs Bankruptcy Clinic at Campbell Law is named in honor of Stubbs & Perdue, P.A. partner Trawick “Buzzy” Stubbs, Jr. To learn more, please visit

Since its founding in 1976, Campbell Law has developed lawyers who possess moral conviction, social compassion, and professional competence, and who view the law as a calling to serve others. Among its accolades, the school has been recognized by the American Bar Association (ABA) as having the nation’s top Professionalism Program and by the American Academy of Trial Lawyers for having the nation’s best Trial Advocacy Program. Campbell Law boasts more than 4,200 alumni, who make their home in nearly all 50 states and beyond. Throughout 2019, Campbell Law is celebrating 40 years of graduating legal leaders and 10 years of being located in a state-of-the-art facility in the heart of North Carolina’s Capital City.