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Ruth M. Allen

Ruth M. Allen

Zealous and Empathetic Advocacy
  • Estate Planning, Probate
  • Eastern District of NC, Middle District of NC, North Carolina
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Summary

Now at a new law firm, I continue working with families to develop estate planning documents to provide peace of mind, and also help families with estate administration.
I also have a wealth of experience with guardianships, having served as a Guardian ad Litem for Wake County guardianship hearings for over six years. I welcome the opportunity to assist my clients with the difficult process of having a guardian appointed for their loved one.

Practice Areas
  • Estate Planning
  • Probate
Additional Practice Areas
  • Guardianships
  • Surplus Funds
Fees
  • Free Consultation
    bankruptcy, debt collection causes of action
  • Contingent Fees
    for Fair Debt Collection Practices Act matters
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Eastern District of NC
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Middle District of NC
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North Carolina
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Professional Experience
Legal Secretary, Paralegal, Attorney since 1984
Legal Industry
- Current
I have over 26 years in the legal services industry, covering all aspects of the field. As a new legal secretary, I joined a small, young firm of attorneys in downtown Atlanta, Georgia in 1984. In 1988, I obtained a certificate in Paralegal Studies from the National Paralegal Institute in Atlanta. After moving to Houston, I achieved a Certified Legal Assistant in the national level by taking a national certification exam. In 2002, I entered law school, and passed the bar in early 2006.
Education
North Carolina Central University School of Law
J.D.
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Professional Associations
North Carolina State Bar
Member
Current
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National Association of Consumer Advocates
member
- Current
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National Association of Bankruptcy Attorneys
Member
- Current
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North Carolina Advocates for Justice
member
- Current
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Websites & Blogs
Website
Website
Website
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Contact & Map
Business Address
7413 Six Forks Road
#326
RALEIGH, NC 27615
Telephone: (919) 481-4141
Telephone: (919) 481-4141
Fax: (919) 573-9148