Lissette C. Payne

Lissette C. Payne

Attorney

Profile

Lissette Payne is an attorney in Bradley’s Banking and Financial Services Practice Group. She is designated as a Certified Information Privacy Professional by the International Association of Privacy Professionals, with U.S. Private Sector (CIPP/US) and European (CIPP/E) concentrations.

Lissette received a J.D. from the University of North Carolina School of Law, where she was president of the Hispanic/Latino Law Student Association, co-chair of the Student Bar Association’s Multicultural and Diversity Committee and a member of the Hispanic/Latino Law Student Association Moot Court Team. She received her B.A. in Political Science from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Bar Admissions

  • North Carolina, 2020
  • South Carolina, 2020

Court Admissions
  • United States District Court, Western District of North Carolina

Education

  • University of North Carolina School of Law, J.D., 2020, Co-Chair, Student Bar Association Multicultural and Diversity Committee; President, Hispanic/Latino Law Student Association; Competing Member, Hispanic/Latino Law Student Association Moot Court Team
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, B.A., Political Science, B.A. Communication Studies, 2017
Articles

Pre-Pandemic Chapter 13 Defaults Received CARES Act Modification Protection in the Middle District of Alabama
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, December 2020

In a notable decision interpreting the March 2020 Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, the Bankruptcy Court for the Middle District of Alabama held that Chapter 13 debtors behind on their payments before March 2020 may seek modification of their plan if they suffered from COVID-19 related financial distress. In In re Fowler, No. 16-31791; In re Lewis, No. 19-32243, 2020 WL 6701366 (Bankr. M.D. Ala. Nov. 13, 2020), Bankruptcy Judge William R...