Expert Witness

Expert Witness - Judge at Trial

We specialize in providing expert witness reports and testimony in trust and estate litigation. A tax, trust and estate law expert adds authority to your position when you have a breach of fiduciary duty or professional malpractice claim.


Estate Planning

Estate Planning Father and Daughter

Our team assists clients by drafting simple wills and trusts to providing advanced estate planning counsel in estate planning, gift tax, family limited partnerships, and more.


Trusts & Estate Administration

Trusts and Estates - Caring Loved Ones

If you have been named an executor or trustee our staff can guide you through the process of fulfilling your legal responsibilities and closing the estate in a timely manner.


In Our Blogs

  • PA Trusts & Estate Blog Filing Your 2018 Income Tax - Patti Spencer

    Filing your 2018 Income Tax Return – Lots of Changes

    If you haven’t already, it’s time to file your 2018 income tax return, but be prepared, there are lots of changes this tax season. The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act became law on December 22, 2018.  Listed below are the major changes that will affect your individual tax return.  New Forms IRS Forms 1040, 1040A… Read More

  • PA Fiduciary Litigation Blog

    Inadequate Remedies

    I’m working on some materials for a CLE presentation entitled Remedies in Fiduciary Litigation. I’ll be giving it October 18, 2017 at the Lancaster Bar Association. Its also on the program for PBI’s Estate Law Institute in Philadelphia on November 14-15, 2017. Most of the equitable remedies available to beneficiaries whose interests have been harmed... Continue Reading… Read More


  1. Apr 22

    Annual Probate & Estate Administration Conference – NBI

    Wednesday, April 22, 2020
    9:00 am – 5:00 pm
    Lancaster, PA

  2. Nov 5

    2020 PBI Annual Estate Planning Institute

    Thursday, November 5, 2020
    9:00 am – 5:00 pm
    Philadelphia, PA

  3. Nov 6

    2020 PBI Annual Estate Planning Institute

    Friday, November 6, 2020
    9:00 am – 5:00 pm
    Philadelphia, PA

Patti Spencer

Meet Patti Spencer & Her Team

Spencer Law Firm LLC is based in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Our team provides legal proficiency in expert witness services and professional consulting to individuals, families, businesses, attorneys, and accountants throughout the region. Practicing solely in the fields of trust, estate and tax law, we rely on our comprehensive legal knowledge, practical experience and state-of-the-art technology to meet our clients’ needs. LEARN MORE