09.22.2011 John Burns Named Ethics Committee Co-Chair
John D. Burns has been named Ethics Co-Chair for the North Carolina Bar Association-Litigation Section Council. John D. Burns focuses his practice on financial services litigation, creditors' rights in bankruptcy and general commercial litigation. Mr. Burns has represented clients in bankruptcy proceedings throughout North Carolina and in Delaware and represents creditors in corporate loan workouts, commercial foreclosures, receivership matters and collections cases. His extensive and varied general litigation experience includes jury trials and motions practice in all North Carolina state and federal courts, the state courts of California, and appellate cases before the North Carolina Court of Appeals, the Supreme Court of North Carolina and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit.