Stephen Spence


Stephen W. Spence is senior counsel to the firm of Baird Mandalas Brockstedt & Federico, LLC, with offices statewide.  He is resident in the Lewes office and joined the firm in March 2016. Steve has been practicing law since December 1981 and was one of the named partners in a firm with offices in Wilmington, DE, and for a number of years in Dewey Beach, DE. Steve has Sussex County clients involved in small businesses and serves as legal counsel to several local banks.

Steve resides in Rehoboth with his wife, Susan, and their son, Sumner. Steve’s two other children, Kelsey Murphy and Stephen A. Spence and their spouses, and the three grandchildren also live in the Rehoboth/Lewes area. Stephen A. Spence is an attorney with Meluney Alleman & Spence, LLC.

All the Spences are active supporters of youth sports, including Atlantic Lacrosse Club, where Steve is a co-founder and Kelsey handles all registration functions. Their favorite charity is Easter Seals of Delaware.

Steve joined the Board of Community Bank Delaware in 2015 and currently serves as the Audit Chair.