Spencer has experience representing Oregon cities, counties, and special districts. He began his legal career at BEH, and has since served as Associate County Counsel for Columbia County and most recently has been in private practice. Spencer focuses his practice on the areas of land use, real estate, public contracting and general governance. After many years away, he is excited to have reunited with the firm in 2016.

Spencer enjoys all that the Pacific Northwest has to offer. In his spare time, he enjoys camping, backpacking, skiing, beekeeping, tinkering with his bicycles and generally making a mess around the house. He lives in Northeast Portland with his wife, two young children and two kooky dogs.

Oregon State Bar, 2003

United States District Court for the District of Oregon, 2003

University of Oregon, J.D., 2003

University of Oregon, B.A., 1998

Oregon State Bar, Real Estate and Land Use Section, 2003-present

Oregon State Bar, Administrative Law Section, 2010-present

 Oregon State Bar, Legal Heritage Committee, 2014-present

 Concordia Neighborhood Association & Concordia Land Use & Transportation Committee, Volunteer Legal Counsel, 2015-present