Allen and Spence Appellate Practice

Allen and Spence Appellate Practice

Call Scott Allen at (919) 863-4183 Appellate practice is demanding.  The North Carolina Supreme Court and North Carolina Court of Appeals have very specific rules and demand a high level of attention to detail and the law. Below is a list of representative appellate...
Who Makes Health Care Decisions?

Who Makes Health Care Decisions?

Call Scott Allen at (919) 863-4183 North Carolina law provides that it is a person’s fundamental right to make his or her own health care decisions. what happens when a person is not able to make or communicate a health care decision?   Imagine a person in a hospital...
How Much Alimony Should I Expect to Pay or Receive?

How Much Alimony Should I Expect to Pay or Receive?

Call Scott Allen at (919) 863-4183 One of the many questions about alimony that I field is the “how much” one.   “How much will I have to pay?”  or “How much will I get it?”   Easy questions, not always easy to answer. The reason the “how much” questions are not easy...
How long is alimony in North Carolina?

How long is alimony in North Carolina?

Call Scott Allen at (919) 863-4183 At one point over the last twenty years of doing this kind of work, I heard someone refer to alimony as “ali-money.”   I can understand why.  The truest statement about alimony is that most everyone wants it and absolutely no one...