Sydney ter Avest

Phone (336) 478-1187
Fax (336) 478-1117



Sydney ter Avest is an associate attorney in our Business, Tax and Estates practice where she works with clients on matters involving corporate and business law, estate planning, and wealth transfer and preservation. She is a graduate of the Campbell University School of Law where she served as both a teaching scholar and research assistant and earned multiple academic honors in civil and criminal law. She also was president of the Health Law Association.

Prior to joining Carruthers & Roth, Sydney worked as a law clerk for two Durham, NC law firms where she conducted case law research, assisted in the development of trusts and wills, and drafted pleadings, briefs and discovery responses.

  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, B.A. (2018)
  • Campbell University School of Law, J.D. (2022)

Professional Memberships and Activities

  • Greensboro Bar Association
  • North Carolina Bar Association