Amy H. Kincaid
Practice Areas

Trusts and Estates

Tax-Exempt Organizations


Clemson University, B.S., 1992

University of North Carolina, J.D., with high honors, 1998

Order of the Coif

North Carolina Law Review

Bar Admissions

North Carolina

Professional Activities

Certified Public Accountant

Board Certified Specialist in Estate Planning and Probate Law by the North Carolina State Board of Legal Specialization

Fellow, American College of Trust and Estate Counsel

Greensboro Estate Planning Council, past President

North Carolina Bar Association, past Women in the Profession Committee

North Carolina Bar Association, Estate Planning and Fiduciary Law Section, immediate past Chair, past Vice-Chair, Treasurer, Council member; Pro Bono Committee, past Chair; Estate Administration Manual, past Vice Chair

North Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants

Awards and Publications

Woodward/White, Inc., The Best Lawyers in America, Greensboro Trusts and Estates Law "Lawyer of the Year", 2016

WW  Woodward/White, Inc., The Best Lawyers in America,   trusts and estates, 2015-2017

 Business North Carolina, Legal Elite, tax/estate planning, 2007, 2014, 2016-2017

Business Leader Media 

2008 Pro Bono Impact Award

Co-Editor, "North Carolina Estate Administration Manual, Supplemented Seventh Edition", North Carolina Bar Association, 2010-2012

Community and
Civic Activities

Women’s Professional Forum

Amy H. Kincaid


Phone 336.370.8849
Fax 336.370.8830
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230 North Elm Street
Suite 1500
Greensboro, NC 27401

Amy Kincaid is an experienced trusts and estates attorney who focuses on tax planning and asset protection planning. Amy structures and implements comprehensive estate plans to achieve each client’s objectives with regard to the client’s family and business, while maximizing creditor protection and minimizing or eliminating income, estate, gift and generation-skipping transfer taxes. She counsels clients on a wide variety of estate planning and tax issues, including simple and complex charitable giving techniques, multigenerational planning, formation and use of family limited liability companies, modification and termination of irrevocable trusts, asset protection planning, power of attorney matters, and estate and income taxation of estates and trusts.

Amy has extensive experience in advising individual and corporate fiduciaries, such as executors and trustees, with regard to probate, estate administration, and trust administration. She routinely assists in resolution of estate and trust disputes.

Amy presents frequently on trusts and estates topics and is a Certified Public Accountant. 

Amy and her husband, John, have two daughters. Among other things, they enjoy hiking together.