Adam Duke concentrates his practice in the areas of creditors’ rights.
Adam has practiced law at Bell, Davis & Pitt since graduating from the University of North Carolina School of Law in 2009. He maintains an active creditors’ rights — focused litigation practice. He has experience representing creditors prior to litigation in the negotiation of loan restructures and workouts. As well, he regularly represents creditors in state and federal courts in the repossession and liquidation of personal property, the foreclosure of real property, the appointment of receivers, the litigation of contract disputes, Uniform Commercial Code issues, and bankruptcies.
Adam is active in the Winston-Salem community. He serves on the board of directors and executive committee of the Forsyth County Humane Society, and is a member of the Winston-Salem Community Leadership Council of the Children’s Home Society of North Carolina.
Adam was born and raised in Kinston, North Carolina. He received a bachelor’s degree in history and economics, with honors and distinction, from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and a master’s degree from Duke University prior to law school. Outside the office, Adam enjoys all sports, particularly golf and football, and spending time with his wife, Kate, and son, Wells, at Smith Mountain Lake.
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (B.A. with honors and distinction, 2003)
Duke University (M.P.P., 2009)
University of North Carolina School of Law (J.D., 2009)
Bar & Court Admittance
2009, North Carolina
United States District Court for the Eastern, Middle and Western Districts of North Carolina
United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
Professional & Community Activities
Forsyth County Bar Association
North Carolina Bar Association
Chief Justice Joseph Branch Inn of Court
Stratford Rotary Club
Board member and secretary of the executive committee, Forsyth Humane Society
Winston-Salem Community Leadership Council of the Children’s Home Society of North Carolina
North Carolina Super Lawyers Rising Stars (2014 - )