Kara A. Millonzi

Associate Professor of Public Law and Government

Areas of Expertise

Municipal and county finance law; municipal and county debt; municipal incorporation; local government law; special assessments; public school finance law; utility finance law; solid waste finance law; county attorneys; economic development


Kara Millonzi joined the School of Government in 2006. She previously practiced law with Testa, Hurwitz & Thibeault, LLP in Boston and clerked for the Honorable Louis F. Oberdorfer, United States District Court for the District of Columbia. She is a member of the North Carolina State Bar and the Bar of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Millonzi earned a BA in economics, summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, from the University at Buffalo and an MA in economics from the University of Maryland at College Park. She earned a JD, with highest honors, Order of the Coif, from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where she served as editor in chief of the North Carolina Law Review.