Patti S. Spencer
Firm: Spencer Law Firm, LLC
Address: 901 Rohrerstown Road
Lancaster, PA 17601
Membership: Lancaster and Pennsylvania Bar Associations; Estate Planning Study Group; Harrisburg Estate Planning Council; Philadelphia Estate Planning Council; Lancaster Estate Planning Council.
University: Dickinson College, B.A., summa cum laude, 1975, Boston University (J.D., 1978; LL.M., Taxation, 1984)
Admitted: 1978, Massachusetts 1979, Pennsylvania, U.S District Court, District of Massachusetts and U.S. Tax Court
Biography: Phi Beta Kappa. Recipient: Second Prize, Bernard E. Farr Estate Planning Competition. Adjunct Professor, Federal Income Taxation, Franklin and Marshall College, 1998. Lecturer in Law: Estate and Gift Tax, Boston University School of Law, Graduate Tax Program, 1985-1991; Trusts and Estates, Estate Planning, Boston University School of Law, J.D. Program, 1988-1991. Author: Weekly newspaper column on estate planning and taxation, "Taxing Matters," Lancaster Intelligencer Journal, 1999—; "Pennsylvania Estate Planning, Wills and Trusts Library: Forms and Practice Manual," Data Trace Publishing Company, 2007; "Your Estate Matters," AuthorHouse, 2005; "Tax Us, Please," Trusts & Estates, Volume 142, No. 3, March 2003; "Must Private Property be Inheritable?," Boston University Probate Law Journal, Vol. 10, No. 2, 1990.Bar Fellowship: American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC).