20 years of experience.
We are Nardone Law.

Nardone Law is a bankruptcy boutique law firm located in Concord, North Carolina.  The firm was formed by Kristen Nardone, the only attorney in Cabarrus or Rowan counties that is certified by the North Carolina State Bar as a Specialist in Consumer Bankruptcy Law.

Kristen views each client’s financial situation as a puzzle with many different pieces. Her goal is to solve the entire puzzle and fix her client’s full financial picture, not just one of two pieces.

Kristen Nardone

Founder and Lawyer

A lifelong North Carolinian, Kristen was born and raised in Brevard, North Carolina. She attended the University of North Carolina at Greensboro earning a BA degree summa cum laude in 1998 then law school at Wake Forest University where she was a recipient of the Wake Forest University Law Faculty Scholarship.

Kristen has served as a law clerk for two federal bankruptcy judges – the Honorable J. Craig Whitley of Charlotte, North Carolina and the Honorable Thomas W. Waldrep, Jr. of Winston-Salem, North Carolina.  Since 2001, Kristen has concentrated primarily on bankruptcy matters representing debtors, creditors, and trustees in all aspects of consumer and business bankruptcy proceedings.

Kristen is a member of the North Carolina State Bar and the National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys. During her career, she has published articles on bankruptcy topics in national publications and authored a chapter in the North Carolina Bankruptcy Practice Manual.  

Kristen is the mother of twin girls.  In her spare time, she enjoys yoga, Pilates, and reading.

Jessica Putt


Jessica graduated from King’s College in 2001 with a degree from their Paralegal program. She has been a bankruptcy paralegal for over 11 years and provies support to Kristen Nardone in all her bankruptcy cases. Her duties include scheduling appointments and working one on one with clients to address issues or concerns.

Jessica takes pride in assisting clients through this tough time by providing encouragement and a compassionate presence that’s always ready to help.  She will be your first point of contact when you come in for your consultation and will work with you on various issues throughout your case.

In her spare time, Jessica enjoys spending time with her 2 children and close friends. She practices yoga and meditation.