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Spencer Matthew Baxter

Practice areas:

Estate Planning, Probate, Business

About Me

 


Spencer is married with one daughter and one son.  Spencer attended Randolph-Macon College for his undergraduate degree and Widener University School of Law for his Juris Doctorate degree. Spencer focuses his practice on Estates, Trusts, Elder Law & Business Law and is a frequent speaker and continuing education instructor on related topics. Outside work, his hobbies include camping, snowboarding, as well as anything else that can keep him outdoors.


 

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2007

  1. Estate Planning: 75%
  2. Probate: 15%
  3. Business: 10%

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($350/hour), Fixed (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

5 total 

  • Leigh Hilton

    I endorse this lawyer. Spencer takes great care of his clients. He helps them apply for Medicaid and Veteran's Benefits.

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    Leigh Hilton Estate Planning Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Darren Douglas Meyer

    I endorse this lawyer.

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    Darren Meyer Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Johnson, Gasink & Baxter, LLP

4860 Cox Road.
Suite 200
Glen Allen, VA, 23060

Johnson Gasink & Baxter, LLP

1100 Professional Drive
Williamsburg, VA, 23185

Johnson Gasink & Baxter, LLP

4445 Corporation Lane
Suite 252
Virginia Beach, VA, 23462

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
VAAuthorized to practice law200703/11/2014

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Outstanding Young Lawyer: Estate Planning & Probate LawRichmond Magazine2014
Rising Star in the field of Estate Planning and ProbateSuper Lawyers2014
Best Attorneys of the 757Hampton Roads Magazine2013
Rising Star in the field of Estate Planning and ProbateSuper Lawyers2013
Outstanding Young Lawyer: Estate Planning & Probate LawHampton Roads Magazine2012
Rising Star in the field of Estate Planning and ProbateSuper Lawyers2012
Richmond Outstanding Young Lawyer in Estate Planning & ProbateRichmond Magazine2012
Outstanding Young Lawyer: Estate Planning & Probate LawHampton Roads Magazine2011
Richmond Outstanding Young Lawyer in Estate Planning & ProbateRichmond Magazine2011
Rising Star in the Field of Estate Planning and ProbateSuper Lawyers2011
Richmond Outstanding Young Lawyer in Estate Planning & ProbateRichmond Magazine2010
Rising Star in the field of Estate Planning and ProbateSuper Lawyers2010

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerJohnson, Gasink & Baxter, LLP2009 - Present
AttorneyFerris & Associates2008 - 2009
Contract AttorneyBizport2007 - 2008

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Peninsula Estate Planning CouncilMember2013 - Present
WealthCounselMember2009 - Present
Williamsburg Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
Virginia State BarAttorney2007 - Present

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Widener University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2006
Randolph-Macon CollegePolitical ScienceBAN/A

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
NAIFA Monthly MeetingMedicaid in VA2013
Estate PlanningRetirement Planning Today2013
Estate PlanningEstate Planning 1012013
NBI Continuing EducationEstate Tax Planning2012
Association for Continuing Legal EducationEstate Planning for Unmarried Couples2012
Association for Continuing Legal EducationKeeping the Inheritance in the Family2011
NAIFA Monthly MeetingSpecial Needs Planning2010