Katonga L. Wright

Katonga L. Wright: Attorney with The Wright Legal Group, LLC
Attorney Awards

Biography

Phi Alpha Delta; Alpha Kappa Alpha. Pupil, Bleckley Inn of Court. Vice President, Mock Trial Team, Student Trial Lawyers Association. Semi-Finalist, Thurgood Marshall Mock Trial Competition, 2006. Champion: Bioethics Mock Trial Competition, 2006; Thurgood Marshall Mock Trial Competition, 2006-2007. Tutor, Elementary Science and Education Partnership. Work Study, Office of Multicultural Programs and Services. Member, American Chemical Society. Student Coordinator, M.O.R.E. Program. Recipient: Gate City Bar Association Scholarship, 2006-20007; Litigation-Best Advocate Award; Rising Star Award. Participant, Georgia State University College of Law Summer Academy in International Commercial Arbitration. Staff Counsel, Travelers Insurance, Shivers & Associates, Alpharetta, Georgia, July 2007 - Jan 2011. Associate, November 2007 - February 2009 and Counsel, February 2009—, The Wright Legal Group, LLC. Member, Travelers Diversity Speaks Committee. Co-Chair, Travelers Diversity Speaks, Diversity Toolkit Committee. Southeast Regional Recruiting Coordinator, Staff Counsel Diversity Committee. National Co-Chair, Travelers Staff Counsel Diversity Committee Summer Associate Program. Board Member, Alpharetta Claim Service Center Diversity Steering Committee. Participant, Junior Achievement for Shadow Day. Chair, Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day Committee. Staff Counsel Diversity Liaison. Member, Performance Management Review Committee. Southeastern Minority Job Fair Recruiter, Atlanta, Georgia. Sunbelt Job Fair Recruiter, Dallas, Texas. Staff Counsel, Summer Associate Program, Travelers Insurance, Shivers & Associates, Alpharetta, Georgia, Summer 2006. Member: Northern District of Georgia Internship Program, United States Attorney's Office, Aug. 2006 - May 2007; Georgia Council of Juvenile Court Judges, Independent Research Project, Georgia State University College of Law, Spring, Semester 2007; Fulton County Jail Project, Georgia State University College of Law, Fall Semester 2006; Urban Fellows Program on Transportation and Housing in Atlanta, Georgia State University College of Law, 2005-2006 and 2006-2007. Summer Associate and Legal Assistant, Law Offices of William J. Wright, Columbus, Georgia, June-August 2005. Forensic Toxicologist, Crime Laboratory Scientist III, Georgia Bureau of Investigation - Division of Forensic Sciences, July 1999 - August 2004. Undergraduate Research and Teaching Assistant, Emory University-Chemistry Department, May 1999-August 1998. Executive Vice-President, Georgia Association of Black Women Attorneys, 2010. Board Member, Columbus, Georgia Affiliate Expect a Miracle, LLC. Program Volunteer and School Coordinator," If you can see it, you can be it," 2008.

Areas of Practice (3)

  • Personal Injury
  • Entertainment law
  • DUI Defense/Traffic

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
877-926-1046  Phone
706-610-0049  Phone
University Attended:
Emory University, B.S., Chemistry, 1999; Johannes Keppler Universität, Linz, Austria, Summer Study, 2005
Law School Attended:
Georgia State University College of Law, J.D., 2007
Year of First Admission:
2007
Admission:
2007, Georgia; 2008, Florida
Memberships:
Georgia Association of Black Women Attorneys, 2010 Executive Vice-President, Columbus, GA Affiliate; “If you can see it, you can be it” program, Volunteer/school coordinator, 2008; National Bar Association; Gate City Bar Association; American Bar Association; State Bar of Georgia Minorities in the Profession Committee
ISLN:
921988593

Peer Reviews

3.9/5.0 (2 reviews)
Peer Reviewed
  • Legal Knowledge

    3.5/5.0
  • Analytical Capability

    4.0/5.0
  • Judgment

    4.0/5.0
  • Communication

    4.5/5.0
  • Legal Experience

    3.5/5.0

*Peer Reviews provided before April 15, 2008 are not displayed.

Columbus, Georgia

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