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Virginia Spencer

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Virginia Spencer joined Provence Messervy as an associate in 2015, where her practice focuses on probate litigation, estate planning and probate administration. She regularly practices in the Charleston, Dorchester, and Berkeley County Probate Courts, and also appears in other courts state-wide.

Virginia attended the Charleston School of Law, where she graduated summa cum laude. While in law school she served as an Articles Editor for the Charleston Law Review and as Clerk for the Haynesworth Chapter of Phi Alpha Delta in addition to volunteering with the Dorchester County Probate Court and the Center for Heirs Property.

Virginia is a member of the South Carolina Bar Association, the Charleston County Bar Association, and the Dorchester County Bar Association.

Practice Areas


  • College of Charleston
  • ​Charleston School of Law
Community Involvement

Professional Memberships - Past & Present

  • South Carolina Bar Association
  • Dorchester County Bar Association
  • American Bar Association (2011-2014)
  • South Carolina Women's Lawyers Association (2014-2016)
  • Phi Alpha Delta (2013-present)
  • ​Charleston County Bar Association 

Awards & Honors

  • CALI- Limited Liability Companies Charleston School of Law (2014)
  • CALI- Fiduciary Administration & Transfer Taxes Charleston School of Law (2014)
  • CALI- Elder Law Charleston School of Law (2014)
  • CALI- Estate Planning Charleston School of Law (2013)
  • CALI- Business Associations Charleston School of Law (2013)
  • CALI- Commercial Law Charleston School of Law (2013)
  • CALI- Intellectual Property Charleston School of Law (2013)
  • CALI Excellence for the Future Award- Property II Charleston School of Law (2012)
  • CALI - Legal Research, Writing & Analysis Charleston School of Law (2011)