Abby Felter is an Associate in the Powers Pyles Sutter & Verville Education practice group.

Abby received her J.D. from The George Washington University Law School in 2020. While in law school, Abby helped publish the Supreme Court Yearbook for the Court’s 2018-2019 and 2019-2020 terms. Abby interned for FEMA Procurement and Fiscal Law Division and was a research assistant in the area of Constitutional Law for Federal Judge Gregory Maggs and Professor Robert Tuttle. Her article, Espinoza v. Montana Dep’t of Revenue: ‘Preserving the Play in the Joint’, was published in The Journal of Local Government Law. She was also an associate member of the George Washington International Law Review.

Prior to law school, Abby worked for United States Senator Jerry Moran, United States Congressman Kevin Yoder, and Kansas Senator Dinah Sykes. She studied early American intellectual history at the University of Oxford as a SCIO Scholar and graduated magna cum laude from MidAmerica Nazarene University with a Bachelor of Arts in History.

Abby joined Powers Pyles Sutter & Verville in October 2020, after working as a summer associate and a law clerk for the firm.

Admitted to the Bar under D.C. App. R. 46-A (Emergency Examination Waiver).  All work is supervised by one or more D.C. Bar members who are licensed to practice in the District of Columbia.

Practice Areas


J.D., George Washington University Law School, 2020

B.A., magna cum laude, MidAmerica Nazarene University, 2016

Bar Memberships

District of Columbia

Honors & Awards

Thurgood Marshall Scholar, George Washington University Law School