Shaheen & Gordon, P.A. serving clients throughout northern New England,
welcomes attorney S. Amy Spencer to their team. She recently joined the
firm after serving as a judicial clerk to the Honorable Steven J. McAuliffe
of the United States District Court for the District of New Hampshire.
Spencer has returned to her roots in New Hampshire from New York where
she was a litigation associate at Latham & Watkins LLP and McGuireWoods
LLP. While there, she focused her practice on white collar criminal defense,
complex securities and commercial litigation, regulatory and government
investigations, and employment litigation. Spencer also dedicated her
time to pro bono programs, in which she represented individual clients
and non-profit organizations in matters concerning civil rights, asylum,
employment law, and veterans disability benefits.
After earning her B.A. in English from Columbia College of Columbia University,
Spencer taught middle school English and served as a Department Chair
in Long Beach. She graduated summa cum laude from Loyola Law School, Los
Angeles in 2007 and went on to serve as a judicial clerk to the Honorable
John E. Sprizzo of the United States District Court for the Southern District
of New York, the Honorable Carolyn Dineen King, of the United States Court
of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, and the Honorable Kevin Thomas Duffy
of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York.
Spencer is an active member of the legal and local communities. In addition
to serving on the Budget Committee for the Town of Pelham, New Hampshire,
she is also a member of the Board of NH Kids Count, a charitable, a non-profit
dedicated to improving the lives of children through advocacy of public
initiatives that make a real difference.
Shaheen & Gordon, P.A. is pleased to welcome Attorney Spencer to the
firm, where she will be a valuable asset to clients at our Concord office.
Click here to view Attorney Spencer’s bio.