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Patrick Allen Wright

Practice areas:

Child Custody, Family, Child Support, Divorce & Separation, Alimony

About Me

Patrick A. Wright is a partner with The Wright Firm, L.L.P. The firm
has office's in Dallas, Collin, Denton, and Tarrant counties in Texas. 
A Jesuit College Preparatory graduate.  Patrick received his Bachelor
of Arts from the University of North Texas and his law degree from
South Texas College of Law.  Patrick has built a substantial practice
in family law that includes all areas of family law including divorce,
child custody, modification, and enforcement.  Patrick is married and
has two children.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1994

  1. Child Custody: 30%
    21 years
  2. Divorce & Separation: 20%
    21 years
  3. Child Support: 20%
    21 years
  4. Family: 20%
    21 years
  5. Alimony: 10%
    21 years

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($275-375/hour)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

22 total 

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Patrick. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.

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    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Randy Jay Harvey

    I have gotten to know Mr. Wright through our professional association on Avvo. I would readily refer clients to him for family law matters. He is an experienced, confident and seasoned advocate for the needs of men and women in their most difficult time. I readily recommend him.

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    Randy Harvey Business Attorney
    Relationship: Friend

Contact Info

The Wright Firm, L.L.P.

1422 W. Main St.
Suite 201
Lewisville, TX, 75067

The Wright Firm LLP

7000 Parkwood Blvd.
Suite E 300
Frisco, TX, 75034

The Wright Firm, L.L.P.

Campbell Centre II
8150 N. Central Expy, Suite 775
Dallas, TX, 75206

The Wright Firm, L.L.P.

5601 Bridge Street
Suite 300
Ft. Worth, TX, 76112

The Wright Firm, L.L.P.

1308 Teasley Lane
Suite 119
Denton, TX, 76205

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Resume

License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
TXEligible To Practice In Texas 199408/25/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Best LawyerBest Lawyers2015
Best Attorneys of AmericaRue Ratings2014
Texas Super LawyerLaw & Politics Magazine2014
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2014
Multi-Million Dollar AdvocateMulti-Million Dollar Advocates Forum2013
Million Dollar AdvocateMillion Dollar Advocates Forum2013
Texas Super LawyerLaw & Politics Magazine2013
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2013
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2012
Texas Super LawyerLaw & Politics Magazine2012
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2011
Texas Super LawyerTexas Super Lawyers Magazine2011
Super LawyerLaw & Politics Magazine2010
Texas SuperLawyerLaw & Politics Magazine2009
Texas SuperLawyerLaw & Politics Magazine2008
Board Certified-Family LawTexas Board of Legal Specialization2001

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerThe Wright Firm LLP2003 - Present

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
State Bar of Texas, Computer and Technology SectionMember2014 - Present
American Bar AssociationE-Lawyering Task Force2014 - Present
American Bar AssociationLaw Practice Magazine Review Board2014 - Present
Collin County Bar AssociationMember2014 - Present
Collin County Bar Association, Family Law SectionMember2014 - Present
Legal Marketing AssociationMember2014 - Present
Texas Trial Lawyers AssociationMember2014 - Present
American Association for JusticeMember2014 - Present
Annette Stewart American Inn of CourtBarrister2012 - Present
Texas Family Law Foundation2012 Bill Review Committee2011 - Present
Dallas Bar AssociationLawyer Referral Services Committee2011 - 2013
Dallas Bar AssociationCourthouse Committee2011 - 2014
Flower Mound Bar AssociationMember2010 - 2012
Texas Family Law FoundationFundraising Committee2009 - Present
Collaborative Law Institute of TexasMember2008 - 2013
Texas Family Law FoundationLifetime Member2007 - Present
State Bar of Texas, Family Law SectionMember2001 - Present
Texas Academy of Family Law SpecialistsMember2001 - Present
Supreme Court of the United States of AmericaN/A2000 - Present
Supreme Court Bar of United States of AmericaMember2000 - Present
Dallas Bar Association, Family Law SectionMember2000 - Present
State Bar CollegeMember1999 - Present
State Bar of Texas, Family Law SectionMember1997 - Present
United States District Court - Northern District of TexasN/A1995 - Present
United States Disctrict Court - Eastern District of TexasN/A1995 - Present
Dallas Bar AssociationMember1994 - Present
State Bar of TexasMember1994 - Present
Denton County Bar AssociationMember1994 - Present
Denton County Bar Association, Family Law SectionMember1994 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Barnard v. Barnard, No. 02-03-00024-CV, 2004 WL 726613 (Tex.App.-Ft. Worth April 1, 2004)Reversed Trial Judge and Remand
E.W. Morrison, III v. CogdellUpheld Trial Court decision in our clients favor
Wilson v. KutlerUpheld trial court ruling

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Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
Inside the Minds (Aspatore Books)Strategies for Family Law in Texas2014
West Group publicationStrategies for Family Law in Texas2011
The Wright Firm Guide to Texas DivorceThe Wright Firm Guide to Texas Divorce2008

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
South Texas College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1994
University of North TexasPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1991

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Pro Bono-Family Law EssentialsPredicates2014
Using the Internet to Obtain Information For Your CaseUsing The Internet to Obtain Information2013
Pro-Bono CLE CourseEvidence2012
Forensic Psychology Summer ConferenceExpert Testimony in Depositions & Trial2011
Family Law EssentialsQDRO's and Retirement Benefits2010