Richard A. Wright

Richard A. Wright: Attorney with Jones Walker LLP
  • Partner at Jones Walker LLP (348 Attorneys)
  • Suite 1200, RSA Battle House Tower, 11 N Water St., Mobile, AL 36602
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Richard Wright is a member of the firm's Banking & Financial Services Practice Group. He practices commercial law, secured transactions law, and banking law. Mr. Wright's focus has been in representing financial institutions in the areas of commercial collections, mortgage foreclosures, bankruptcy, loan closings, workouts, loan restructuring, bank operations and bank regulatory matters, particularly those regarding impaired and special assets.

Prior to private practice, Mr. Wright served as a law clerk to Judge Edwin Breland, United States Bankruptcy Court, Northern District of Alabama.


•Listed in The Best Lawyers in America 2018 (Copyright 2017 by Woodward/White, Inc., Aiken, SC) in the areas of Banking and Finance Law, Litigation - Banking and Finance, and Real Estate Law (listed annually since 2007)
•Recognized by Best Lawyers as the 2018 Litigation - Banking and Finance Lawyer of the Year in Mobile
•Named Mobile Best Lawyers Banking and Finance Law Lawyer of the Year 2013
•Recognized in Chambers USA - America's Leading Lawyers for Business in the area of Bankruptcy/Restructuring (annually since 2008) and in the area of Banking & Finance (2008-2010)
AV Preeminent Peer Review Rating in Martindale-Hubbell


•121 Jones Walker LLP Attorneys Ranked by The Best Lawyers in America 2018
•123 Jones Walker LLP Attorneys Ranked by The Best Lawyers in America 2017
•125 Jones Walker LLP Attorneys Ranked in The Best Lawyers in America 2016
•One Hundred Twenty-Nine Attorneys Listed in The Best Lawyers in America 2015
•Fifty-two Jones Walker Attorneys Rank in Chambers USA 2014
•Jones Walker Mobile, Alabama Office Relocates

Areas of Practice (6)

  • Banking & Financial Services
  • Banking & Financial Services Litigation
  • Bankruptcy, Restructuring & Creditors'-Debtors' Rights
  • Business & Commercial Litigation
  • Commercial Lending & Finance
  • Real Estate: Land Use, Development & Finance

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
251.439.7573  Phone
251.433.4106  Fax
University Attended:
University of Alabama, B.A., cum laude, 1978
Law School Attended:
University of Alabama School of Law, J.D., 1982
Year of First admission:
1983, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Alabama; 1990, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Alabama; 1987, U.S. Court of Appeals, 11th Circuit; 1988, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Alabama; 1982, Alabama


•Alabama State Bar
•American Bar Association
•Mobile Bar Association

Birth Information:
Huntsville, Alabama, October 4, 1956

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  • 5.0/5.0
  • A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.

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