Ryan Spraker is an Associate in the Powers Pyles Sutter & Verville Education practice group.

Ryan received his J.D., with Honors, from The George Washington University Law School in 2019. While in law school, Ryan served as an intern with the United States Department of Education, Office of the General Counsel and with the National Labor Relations Board, Contempt, Compliance, and Special Litigation Branch. Ryan also worked as a research assistant for the Legal Research and Writing Program at GW Law and served as a Dean’s Fellow. He was the Treasurer of the Moot Court Board, the Director of Special Events for the Alternative Dispute Resolution Honor Board, and an Associate Member of The George Washington International Law Review.

Ryan graduated from the Honors College at the College of Charleston in 2016 with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and a concentration in politics, philosophy, and law and a minor in Spanish. While attending the College of Charleston, Ryan was elected Student Body President and interned with the Solicitor’s Office for the Ninth Judicial Circuit of South Carolina.

Ryan joined Powers Pyles Sutter & Verville in September 2019, after working as a summer associate and law clerk for the firm.


Practice Areas


J.D., with Honors, The George Washington University Law School, 2019

B.A., cum laude, College of Charleston, 2016

Bar Memberships

District of Columbia

Honors & Awards

Pro Bono Service Award, The George Washington University Law School

Hall of Leaders Inductee, College of Charleston

Memberships & Activities

Local Board Member, United States Selective Service System