Stacey Smith

Bar Admission: Oregon, 1998

Practice Areas:
• Family Law
• Wills, Trusts, and Estates
• Adoption
• Child Support
• Custody and Visitation
• Divorce
• Qualified Domestic Relations Orders/Division of Retirement Benefits

Education:
University of Oregon School of Law, Eugene, Oregon, 1998
University of California, Irvine, California, USA, 1995

stacey@spinonlaw.com

Bio:

Education

Stacey graduated cum laude from the University of California at Irvine with a bachelors degree in history. At Irvine, she also completed the 2-year Humanities Honors Program. Stacey attended the University of Oregon School of Law from 1995 to 1998, where she earned her Doctor of Jurisprudence. Upon graduation from law school, she received her Estate Planning Program Statement of Completion, having developed a background emphasis in estate planning under the auspices of the law school’s Estate Planning Program. Stacey was admitted to the Oregon State Bar in 1998 and is a member of the Bar in good standing. She has been an active member of the Eugene Estate Planning Council from 2000-2004.

Experience

Stacey has been with Spinner & Schrank since 1997, initially as a law clerk while attending law school and as an associate attorney since 1998. As a practitioner, her areas of expertise include Domestic Relations (divorce, post dissolution modifications of support, custody or parenting time, independent adoptions and stepparent adoptions, preparation of court orders dividing retirement benefits/QDRO’s, and enforcement and collection of Judgments), and Estate Planning (preparation of wills and trusts, non-probate transfer alternatives, probate and trust administration, general powers of attorney, and advance directives for healthcare). Stacey also served as a Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) for abused and neglected children in Lane County, from 1996-1999.