Terriel "Terrie" T. Spruill

Terriel "Terrie" T. Spruill


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Terriel “Terrie” T. Spruill is a client relationship liaison in Sterne Kessler’s Electronic’s Practice Group. Terrie has more than 28 years of experience working in the intellectual property field. She has held three positions at Sterne Kessler. Initially she was hired as a patent prosecution secretary, transitioning to the orientation training secretary where she was instrumental in training incoming lawyers on the basics of patent prosecution and on the culture of the firm. She currently holds the position of client relationship liaison, serving several innovative high-tech clients. Terrie is responsible for providing customized docket reports on large, international portfolios, coordinating with the client to procure inventor declarations, tracking and analyzing the Sterne Kessler team’s adherence to client instructions and procedures, and serving as a point of contact for the client and the firm.

Terrie has been at the firm for 23 years.


  • Business Administration and Management, General, Howard University