Alexis Perkins

Assistant Public Defender                                                                     New Hanover County Office of the Public Defender                           320 Chestnut Street, Suite 201                                                Wilmington, NC 28402                                                            910.343.5415                                  

Service & Leadership                                                                        Juvenile Defender Supervisor for New Hanover County                          Internship Coordinator for NHC Public Defender’s Office                        Advisory Board Criminal Justice/Paralegal Miller Motte College    Misdemeanor Diversion Program Volunteer                                Advisory Committee Youth Crimes & Violence Prevention                 

Education                                                                                                   J.D., Norman Adrian Wiggins School of Law, Campbell University B.A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Bar Admission                                                                                        North Carolina, 2012

Alexis Perkins is a native of Greenville, NC where she was born and raised. She currently serves an Assistant Public Defender for New Hanover County in Wilmington, NC; where she practices primarily in juvenile delinquency, abuse, neglect and dependency, and termination of parental rights courts. Alexis also serves as the Juvenile Defender Supervisor for the New Hanover County Juvenile Defender’s List. In this role, she is responsible for mentoring and providing resources and learning opportunities to juvenile defenders in New Hanover County. Alexis is very involved in her community as she serves on several local advisory committees and boards. Alexis has also lead her office in adopting a local middle school in an effort to provide low income and at risk students with the supplies, resources and the mentorship that