Oil & Gas Litigation, Business & Commercial Litigation, Medical Liability
Julie P. Wright was admitted to the State Bar of Texas in 1995. After graduating from law school, she was a Research Attorney and also a Staff Attorney for the 7th District Court of Appeals in Amarillo, Texas. She has been admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the Eastern and Northern Districts of Texas. Ms. Wright practices primarily in the areas of oil and gas litigation (including condemnation), personal injury defense involving oil and gas properties, general civil litigation, and appellate practice.
Ms. Wright attended the University of Texas at Arlington where she majored in Economics, and was on the Dean’s List for all semesters of attendance. She studied law at Baylor University School of Law, and graduated with a Juris Doctorate in 1995.
During law school, she was Notes and Comments Editor, Assistant Managing Editor, and Managing Editor of the Baylor Law Review from 1993 to 1995. Ms. Wright also participated in moot court and mock trail intramural competitions, was a member of the Order of Barristers, also a member of the Harvey M. Richey Moot Court Society. During her last year of law school, Ms. Wright worked for Professor Louis Muldrow and Professor Gerald Powell as the Practice Court Assistant and research assistant.
Ms. Wright has been involved with the Texas Association of Defense Counsel and is currently a member of the State Bar of Texas, Texas Young Lawyers Association. She is also a member of the Smith County Bar Association, as well as the Oil, Gas, and Energy Resources Law and Appellate Law sections of the State Bar of Texas.
Julie Purifoy Wright was born in Texarkana, Texas on May 9, 1969. She has served on the Board of the Maverick’s Boys and Girls Club in Amarillo, Texas. Ms. Wright has been very active as a rape crisis and domestic violence advocate with Family Support Services and as served as Co-Chair of Volunteers for fundraisers for the organization.