Terry D. Key


TERRY D. KEY grew up in Fort Worth, Texas. He served in the U.S. Navy and the U.S. Marine Corps from 1967-71, receiving the Vietnam Service Medal with a Combat Service Ribbon. He earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree, cum laude, from Sam Houston State University, Huntsville. In 1975, Terry earned his law degree from Baylor University, Waco, and moved to McAllen, where he worked as an Assistant District Attorney for Hidalgo County until 1977. He subsequently entered private practice in and became a partner at Wilkins, Slusher, Key, Kelly & Mullin. He joined the Firm in 1984. Terry specializes in commercial litigation, collections, consumer bankruptcy, and creditors' rights. He is licensed to practice in all federal courts in Texas.

Terry has served and belongs to various professional associations.  He has an AV rating from Martindale-Hubbell. He was a two-term director of the Hidalgo County Bar Association. He has served as a committee director of the State Bar of Texas for 13 years and is a life fellow of the Texas Bar Foundation.*