Sechrist•Duckers LLP is a boutique law firm in Houston, Texas concentrating in general civil litigation, public law and public finance.


Terrie L. Sechrist, partner

Terrie concentrates on the practice of public finance and serves as general, bond and disclosure counsel in the representation of municipal utility districts, management districts and other municipalities. She also represents individuals, corporate entities and municipalities in connection with land use and development, construction contracts and annexation issues. She has represented clients before the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality, the State Attorney General’s Office, Fort Bend County, Harris County and the Cities of Houston, Rosenberg, Seabrook and Texas City. Terrie also serves as commercial litigation counsel for both individuals and entities.

Terrie began the practice of law at Vinson & Elkins LLP from 1986 to 1999, where her practice areas were litigation and public finance. She worked at Schwartz, Page & Harding representing municipal utility districts until starting her own practice in 2001.

(713) 395-4200 x102 / Direct
(713) 395-4200 / Office
(713) 395-4201 / Fax

6300 West Loop South Suite 415
Bellaire, Texas 77401


1986 — J.D., cum laude, South Texas College of Law, Houston, Texas (Order of the Lytae, Order of the Barristers, and Phi Delta Phi)
1979 — B.A. Criminology, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Indiana, Pennsylvania


Houston Bar Association
Texas Bar Association
National Association of Bond Lawyers


Board of Directors, St. Pius X High School (2005-2015)
Board of Directors, Annunciation Orthodox School (2002-2006)
President, South Texas College of Law Alumni Association (2000-2001)