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Thomas Boyd Spencer IV

Thomas Boyd Spencer IV

Practice areas:

Family, Domestic Violence, Criminal Defense

About Me

“As an attorney, I believe whole-heartedly that it is my job to advise my clients as to all the options available to them and to help them make the best out of a very difficult and emotional set of circumstances.  I strive to ensure that each of my clients understands that they are not alone in this process.”


Practice Areas

Licensed since 2006

  1. Family: 70%
  2. Domestic Violence: 20%
  3. Criminal Defense: 10%



Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

9 total 

  • Alex Charles Wimmer

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Alex Wimmer Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Michelle Christine Gehris

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Michelle Gehris Family Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Gehris & Associates, LLC

111 S. Virginia St.
Suite 103
Crystal Lake, IL, 60014



ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law200608/17/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyGehris & Associates, LLC2014 - Present
AttorneyBotto Gilbert Gehris Lancaster, P.C.2011 - 2014
OwnerLaw Offices of Thomas B. Spencer IV, P.C.2010 - 2011
PartnerKililis, Ridings & Vonau, PC2008 - 2010


Association NamePosition NameDuration
McHenry County Ethics CommissionChairperson2011 - 2015
Illinois State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
McHenry County Bar AssociationMemberN/A

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
M.F. v. S.A.Plenary Order of Protection entered for one year.
S.A. v. D.S.At hearing directed finding was entered for Defendant and Verified Petition for an Order of Protection was denied. Client got back all previously entered visitation rights.

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Northern Illinois University College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2006
Truman State UniversityBusiness AdministrationBA - Bachelor of Arts2002