Michael D. Wright is a corporate partner who represents private equity groups and corporate borrowers in international, working capital, acquisition, asset-based and mezzanine financings, structured financings, loan restructurings, and workouts. The size of the transactions he has handled have ranged in size from several million dollars to over one billion dollars.

Michael was recognized in the 2011–2018 editions of Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business, as a leading banking and finance lawyer. Michael has also been selected by his peers from 2016–2019 for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America in the area of Banking and Finance Law.


Memberships & Affiliations

American Bar Association Section of Business Law, (Member of the Uniform Commercial Code Committee and Committee on Commercial Financial Services).

California State Bar Association (Member, 1996–1999, Uniform Commercial Code Committee).


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 1988California
  • 1993Illinois


  • Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of LawJ.D.cum laude1988
    Articles Editor, Indiana Law Review
  • Purdue UniversityB.S., Management1985