We know what you are going through.   We can help you.

Amanda Spence of Allen and Spence has been practicing law since 1994 and has the experience to guide you through life’s trying times.   Medicare, asset protection, wills, estates, and estate administration are complicated and emotional.  Amanda has the experience to guide you and your family through each of these.

To get the answers and advice you need, start by scheduling an appointment.  Call (919) 843-2496 or email Amanda at aspence@amandaspence.com.

What we do.

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Elder Law

Elder law is a broad area of law that focuses on the legal needs of the elderly, the disabled, and their families.

Wills and Powers of Attorney

Wills and powers of attorney are the foundation of any estate plan.  They must be drafted to fit the specific need of the client.

Veterans Aid and Attendance

Veterans and survivors who are eligible for a VA pension and require the aid and attendance of another person, or are housebound, may be eligible for additional monetary payment. These benefits are paid in addition to monthly pension, and they are not paid without eligibility to Pension.


In order to be eligible for Medicaid benefits a nursing home resident may have no more than a certain amount of “countable” assets.  Medicaid applications and eligibility are complex.

Senior Resources

Helpful links for you and your family.

Call (919) 863-4183 to schedule an appointment.