Grace E. Studer received her law degree from Charleston School of Law in 2017 where she graduated with magna cum laude honors. During her time at law school, Grace was selected for Charleston Law Review where she held the position of Associate Managing Editor. Prior to moving back home to East Tennessee, Grace defended top clients in Washington State against accident and injury claims and volunteered her legal services to a legal aid clinic defending individuals facing evictions. Grace and her father, Don Spurrell, formed Spurrell & Studer Law Group, PLLC, to bring high-quality legal services to their hometown. The father-daughter team handles injury and accident cases, including wrongful death and medical malpractice claims, and complex criminal defense cases in both state and federal court. Grace also handles family law cases, including divorces and custody disputes, and other complex civil litigation including defamation and Title IX matters. She is known for her dedication to her clients and their cases and her caring but strong approach. When she isn’t practicing law, you can find her hiking with her husband and two dogs, traveling, or crafting.