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Walter A. Wright III

Walter A. Wright III

also known as Walt Wright, Walter Wright

Practice areas:

Mergers & Acquisitions, Business, Securities Offerings, Contracts & Agreements, Venture Capital

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About Me

Walt Wright  is a managing attorney of Trinity Law Group, a preeminent greater Boston business law firm.  Described in the press as “an entrepreneur’s best friend”, a business publisher characterizes him as “a seasoned veteran who has done countless deals and can help make sure you get the best terms possible”. Wright counsels companies, entrepreneurs, executives, and investors. A U.S. and EU citizen, he is trusted to address the complex legal and strategic issues involved in growing businesses and in business transactions including mergers and acquisitions, financings, technology and intellectual property licensing, contracts, executive compensation, employment termination, commercial transactions, and business operations.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1983

  1. Business: 30%
    0 years
  2. Mergers & Acquisitions: 30%
    0 years
  3. Contracts & Agreements: 15%
  4. Securities Offerings: 15%
  5. Venture Capital: 10%

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Contact Info

Trinity Law Group LLC

200 Lowder Brook Dr
Suite 2600 - Westwood
Boston, MA, 02090-1189

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
MAActive198304/14/2015

Professional Misconduct

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2015
Venture Capital Lawyer of the Year -MassachusettsACQ 5 Global Award2014
10 YEARS Super LawyerNew England Super Lawyers2014
Super LawyerNew England Super Lawyers2014
FellowAmerican Bar Foundation2014
M&A Award - Client Focused Business Law Firm of the YearAcquisition International2014
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
Super LawyerNew England Super Lawyers2013
Top Lawyer - Mergers & Acquisitions, Securities LawAmerican Lawyer2013
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2013
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2013
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2012
Super LawyerNew England Super Lawyers2012
Corporate and Securities Law - United StatesSuper Lawyers Magazine2012
Top-Rated Business & Commercial Attorney - The Definitive GuideAmerican Lawyer Media2012
Super LawyerNew England Super Lawyers2011
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2011
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2010
Super LawyerNew England Super Lawyers2010
Super LawyerNew England Super Lawyers2009
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2009
Top 100 List 2008SuperLawyers2008
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2008
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2007
Super LawyerMassachusetts Super Lawyers2007
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2006
Super LawyerMassachusetts Super Lawyers2006
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2005
Super LawyerMassachusetts Super Lawyers2005
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2004
Super LawyerMassachusetts Super Lawyers2004
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2003
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2002
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2001
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2000
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell1999
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell1998
Who's Who in the WorldMarquis Who's Who1997
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell1997
Who's Who in Finance and IndustryMarquis Who's Who1996
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell1996
Who's Who in AmericaMarquis Who's Who1996
Who's Who in American LawMarquis Who's Who in American Law1995
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell1995
Dedication & Commitment to the boys and girls of NeedhamNeedham Little League Baseball1995
Magna Cum LaudeBoston College Law School1983
Outstanding Service to the School Children of the NationNational Associations of School Boards1981
Dedicated Service to Needham Citizens & School ChildrenNeedham School Committee1981
Adelman ScholarshipBoston College Law School1981
Tufts Graduate ScholarshipTufts University1979
Magna Cum LaudeTufts University1979
Dedicated Service to Special Needs ChildrenCommonwealth of Massachusetts1976
New England Youth of the YearExchange Club1975
Tufts Honors ScholarshipTufts University1975
Needham Youth of the YearNeedham Exchange Club1974

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Managing PartnerTrinity Law Group, LLC2007 - Present
Managing DirectorRich May1983 - 2007

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Bar FoundationFellow2014 - Present
Massachusetts Bar AssociationMember1983 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember1983 - Present

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Boston College Law SchoolMagna Cum LaudeJD1983
Tufts UniversityPolitical ScienceMA - Masters1980
Tufts UniversityPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1979

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
"Breakfast with the 'Entrepreneur’s Best Friend' --- A Lawyer?Entrepreneurship Start Up Best Practices2010
Negotiating With VCs on the Ten Most Important Deal Points in Venture Capital Financings With Walter WrightVenture Capital Negotiation & Deal Terms2006
Presidents' ForumOutsourcing Technology & Services2005
Doing Business in the United StatesEmployment Based Immigration Issues & Strategic Planning in the USEmployment Based Immigration Issues & Strategic Planning in the US2005
Current Developments in the Law for In-house Counsel - Executive Compensation IssuesEmployment Law - Executive Compensation2005
CLE ConferenceHow To Build A Business During A Workout2005
Venture Capital Financing ConferenceGetting A Venture Capital Deal Done Effectively And Ethically2004
Nanotechnology SeminarNanotechnology - An evening with Tim Harper2004
MTLC Annual ConferenceThe Spectrum of Financing Options - The Investment Food Chain2003
Annual Conference MassTechLicense Agreements for Early Stage Companies2003
Tie Boston Business SummitPower Partnerships (Joint Ventures, Partnerships & Strategic Alliances)2002
Venture Capital OutlookVenture Capital2001
Capital Venue Monthly MeetingEmerging Company and Start Ups2000
EDR Environmental SymposiumEnvironmental Liability Financing & Real Estate1999