Patience Ann Alexander



 Practice Areas:  Estate Planning; Probate; Closely Held Business Estate Planning; Closely Held Business Formation; Pet Trusts; Taxation; Premarital Agreements; Trust Law; Business Law


Admitted: 1989, Virginia, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Virginia and U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit; 1990, U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Eastern District of Virginia; 1991, District of Columbia; 1992, U.S. Tax Court; 1993, West Virginia and U.S. District Court, Southern District of West Virginia; 1999, Maryland


University: University of Mary Washington, B.A.; University of Richmond, M.B.A.; attended Emmanuel College, Cambridge University, England


Law School: University of Richmond, J.D; College of William and Mary, LL.M., Taxation


Member: Virginia State Bar; District of Columbia Bar; West Virginia, Maryland and American Bar Associations.


Biography: Phi Alpha Delta. Recipient, American Jurisprudence Award in Advanced Federal Income Taxation; Washington D.C. Estate Planning Council (President, 2011; Vice President, 2010; Treasurer, 2009; Director, 2007, 2008, 2012; Chair, Membership Committee, 2008, 2009; Chair, Golf Committee, 2006, 2007); Northern Virginia Estate Planning Council; Alexandria Community Trust (Wealth Advisors Committee, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009).


Born: Newport, Rhode Island