Associate Attorney

Tomi M. Suzuki

Tomi begins her career as an attorney here at Terpening Law. While obtaining both her law and business degrees, Tomi clerked with the Judiciary Commission of Louisiana. Here, she worked diligently to provide accurate research and well-reasoned recommendations regarding ethical and procedural rules of practice. Prior to joining us, Tomi served as the Director of Business Operations for a patent litigation firm in Washington, DC. Her background in both business and law allow her to provide Terpening Law clients with protean real-world solutions for complex legal issues.


Tomi is licensed to practice in Washington, DC and is pending admission to practice in North Carolina.


Tomi received her B.A. in English and American Literature from New York University’s College of Arts and Sciences. She then concurrently obtained her Juris Doctor and Master of Business Administration from Tulane University.