Ron F. Wright is a partner at The Russell Friedman Law Group, LLP, where he focuses his practice on civil and personal injury litigation. He is admitted to practice in the courts of New York, Vermont, New Hampshire, Maine, Massachusetts and Pennsylvania.
As an instrument-rated pilot, Attorney Wright travels throughout the Northeast, flying the firm’s airplane to represent individual and corporate clients. His aviation skill set uniquely allows the firm to provide legal representation to clients in areas with limited options for legal services. Attorney Wright is also a member of the Lawyer-Pilots Bar Association, an organization comprising members of the legal field that handle aviation-related matters.
Attorney Wright has been selected for membership in The Best Lawyers in America® in plaintiff’s personal injury litigation. Best Lawyers® highlights the top 6% of private practicing attorneys in the United States. Additionally, in 2020, he was awarded membership in The National Trial Lawyers: Top 40 under 40. Membership in the NTL is invitation-only and extended to the top trial lawyers from each state or region practicing civil plaintiff and/or criminal defense law.
Attorney Wright graduated from Albany Law School where he served as Executive Editor for the Albany Law Journal of Science and Technology. He was a member of the Albany Law School Trial Team; winner of the Karen C. McGovern Senior Prize Trials Competition; Judge Merle Nahum Fogg, Jr. ’45 Moot Court Prize; and the recipient of the Capital District Trial Lawyers Association Award. He was inducted into the National Order of Barristers for outstanding ability in the preparation of moot appellate argument. His note entitled “Shocking the Second Amendment: Invalidating State Prohibitions on Taser with the District of Columbia v. Heller,” 20 ALB. L.J. SCI. & TECH. 159 (2010) was published and cited in an amicus brief for U.S. Circuit Court matters.
Albany Law School, J.D.
Sacred Heart University, B.S.
National Trial Lawyers: Top 40 Under 40
Best Lawyers, Personal Injury 2021
New York State Trial Lawyers Association
New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers
Monroe County Bar Association
Vermont Bar Association
New Hampshire Bar Association
New Hampshire Association for Justice