Ciara L. Rogers is a partner with Waldrep Wall Babcock & Bailey PLLC in Winston-Salem, N.C., where her practice focuses on debtors’ and creditors’ rights, chapter 11 bankruptcy, representing chapter 11 and chapter 7 bankruptcy trustees, serving as a subchapter V trustee, general litigation and employment law. Previously, she was an attorney with the Law Offices of Oliver & Cheek and clerked for Hon. J. Rich Leonard and Hon. Randy D. Doub of the Eastern District of North Carolina Bankruptcy Court. During law school, Ms. Rogers interned with the Bankruptcy Administrator’s Office in the Eastern District of North Carolina. In 2018, she was selected as the director of the Stubbs Bankruptcy Clinic at Campbell University School of Law. In that capacity, she supervises second- and third-year law students in providing pro bono bankruptcy representation to low-wealth individuals in the Eastern District of North Carolina. She has also taught the foundations of bankruptcy law course at Campbell University School of Law and speaks at conferences on various bankruptcy related topics. Ms. Rogers is a member of the North Carolina and Virginia State Bars and the North Carolina Bar Association. She also is certified as a specialist in business bankruptcy by the North Carolina State Bar, and has been listed in the 2024 edition of The Best Lawyers in America, the 2021-23 editions of Super Lawyers as a “Rising Star,” and the 2021-22 editions of Business North Carolina magazine’s “Legal Elite in Bankruptcy Law.” Ms. Rogers received dual B.S degrees in history and political science from Averett University and her J.D. from North Carolina Central University School of Law.