Meet the Attorney
J. Baron Groshon
Member of the N. C. Bar Association, the N. C. State Bar, and the Mecklenburg County Bar Association
N. C. State Bar Certified Consumer Bankruptcy Specialist
Over 35 Years Bankruptcy Law Experience
Former U.S. Bankruptcy Clerk of Court
Former Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Trustee
Member of the National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys
Experienced in Wills and Estates, Probate Law
Experienced in Guardianships (Guardian ad Litem and Guardian of the Estate)
Baron is a native of Northern Virginia, but he has called Charlotte home since 1978. Since
graduating in 1984 from the University of Tennessee School of Law, where he served as Assistant
Editor of the Tennessee Law Review, Baron has practiced in the Charlotte area for over 35 years.
He is a long-time member of the National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys, the North
Carolina Bar Association, the North Carolina State Bar and the Mecklenburg County Bar
Association. In 1990, Chief Bankruptcy Judge Marvin R. Wooten appointed Baron to the position of
Clerk of Court for the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of North Carolina,
where he served the bankruptcy judges for seven years. After serving as the Bankruptcy Clerk of
Court, Baron was employed for two years as the attorney for the Chapter 13 Trustees for the
Western District of North Carolina in the Charlotte, Wilkesboro and Shelby Divisions. In 1999, Baron
was appointed to the position of Chapter 7 Trustee for the United States Bankruptcy Court for the
Western District of North Carolina, and he has extensive experience representing both debtors and
creditors in bankruptcy cases throughout the state of North Carolina.
In 1997, Baron was certified by the North Carolina Bar Association’s Legal Board of Specialization
as a specialist in the field of Consumer Bankruptcy Law after passing a rigorous exam and providing
recommendations from prominent professionals and leaders in the bankruptcy field.
Baron also practices law in the areas of Wills and Estates. He is also frequently appointed to serve
as Guardian of the Estate or Guardian ad litem by the Mecklenburg County Clerk of Court.
Entrust your case to an experienced professional. Baron and his staff have helped thousands of
people resolve the same legal issues that you are facing, and we would welcome the opportunity to
help you by providing you with a free consultation to analyze your needs. We listen, we care and we
will work hard for you.