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Robert William Wright

Robert William Wright

Practice areas:

Contracts & Agreements, Land Use & Zoning, Landlord & Tenant, Environmental and Natural Resources

About Me

Prior to practicing law, I was instrumental in the development and growth of two software startup businesses.  I know first hand the issues facing small business, from negotiating commercial leases, to securing private equity, to closing multimillion dollar contracts with Fortune 500 companies.  Every step of the way presents unique challenges.


Additionally, I have experience with local community planning groups, the development process including entitlements, and environmental regulations.  This experience has taken me from being an elected board member of the Torrey Hills Community Planning Board, working at the City of San Diego City Attorney's Office, and a local boutique law firm focused on land use/environmental law.


In an effort to provide cost effective, results oriented personal service, I have recently opened my own practice.


Practice Areas

Licensed since 2011

  1. Environmental and Natural Resources: 25%
  2. Landlord & Tenant: 25%
  3. Land Use & Zoning: 25%
  4. Contracts & Agreements: 25%



Hourly ($150-200/hour)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

2 total 

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    I endorse this lawyer. I know Mr. Wright to be a hard-working and passionate advocate for his clients. I refer potential clients to him with confidence.


    Melodie Dan
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Richard Leigh Boyer

    I endorse Robert Wright. I have known Bob for several years, and have worked with him on three or four matters. Bob is a pleasure to work with. His work is of the highest caliber, and he always has amazing insight into the facts and law at issue. I do not hesitate to refer potential clients to Bob for any kind of legal matter. I know that he will always provide exceptional legal services. He is a credit to the legal profession!


    Richard Boyer Real Estate Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

716 Castro Street
Solana Beach, CA, 92075




Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Grant RecipientSan Diego Foundation Civil Society Working Group2003
Grant RecipientSan Diego Foundation Civil Society Working Group2002

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Legal CoordinatorSierra Club, San Diego Chapter2012 - Present
AttorneyLaw Office of Robert Wright2012 - Present
Law ClerkWorden Willliams2009 - 2010
Sr. Legal InternCity of San Diego City Attorney2008 - 2009


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Sierrra Club Environmental Law and Policy ClinicMember2011 - Present
Sierra Club Legal CommitteeMember2011 - Present


Publication NameTitleDate
Hi SierranSummer 2012 Legal Clinic2012


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Thomas Jefferson SOLLawJD - Juris Doctor2011
Univ of California San DiegoManagement SciencesBS - Bachelor of Science1994

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
CEQA 101California Environmental Quality Act2012