Derek L. Wright

Derek L. Wright is senior counsel and a litigation lawyer with Foley & Lardner LLP. His practice focuses on bankruptcy and commercial litigation matters. Mr. Wright is a member of the firm’s Bankruptcy & Business Reorganizations and Business Litigation & Dispute Resolution Practices.

Mr. Wright has represented a broad array of clients in bankruptcy and insolvency proceedings, including Chapter 11 debtors, creditors' committees, creditors, secured creditors and trustees. His experience encompasses many facets of bankruptcy, including Chapter 11 plan formation and prosecution, 363 sales, debtor-in-possession financing and numerous adversary actions. His general commercial litigation experience includes litigating disputes in the areas of construction law, employer/employee disputes, administrative appeals and contractual disagreements.

Good to know

Areas of Practice 1) Bankruptcy & Business Reorganizations and 2) Business Litigation & Dispute Resolution
Law School University of Wisconsin Law School
Admitted Year 1993
Education the University of Michigan B.A. ( English )
Bar Member / Association State Bar Of Wisconsin, State Bar Of Illinois
Most recent firm Foley & Lardner LLP
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