William Wright is an experienced attorney admitted to practice in New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania and multiple Federal courts. Mr. Wright spent most of his youth on Long Beach Island and graduated from Southern Regional High School, before completing his undergraduate studies at The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey. Mr. Wright graduated from Stockton with a Bachelor’s degree in Physics, then attended law school at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey in Camden. After graduating from Rutgers, Mr. Wright served as a law clerk to the Honorable Thomas E. O’Brien, Presiding Judge of the Civil Division of the Superior Court of New Jersey in Ocean County. Mr. Wright is also an active member of the Ocean County Bar association.
Mr. Wright completed his term as a law clerk and began private practice with one of the oldest and most prestigious law firms in Ocean County. While with the firm, Mr. Wright handled many, many different matters in nearly every area of law. After years of hard work and experience, Mr. Wright left the law firm to found The Law Office of William Wright, where he continues to practice across a broad spectrum of legal specialties, with a particular focus on personal injury and consumer protection.
Aside from the practice of law, Mr. Wright contributes significant time and effort for the benefit of his local community. Specifially, Mr. Wright is a member of the Board of Trustees of the New Jersey Waterfowlers Association, Inc., a non-profit organization founded in 1970 to promote, protect and preserve waterfowl, waterfowlers and the sport of waterfowling. Mr. Wright also serves on the Board of Trustees of the Tuckerton Old Home Society, a cemetery company that has been in existence for more than 100 years.
In addition to his devotion to the community and the practice of law, Mr. Wright is an experienced surfer, fisherman and hunter, who also enjoys running, camping and bicycling. Mr. Wright has completed multiple marathon races and regularly finishes in the top 2% in nearly every running race in which he competes. He also races bicycles competitively throughout the Mid-Atlantic region.