Richard Wright

Attorney

Richard grew up in Columbus, Georgia. He has a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Alabama at Birmingham and in 2006 obtained his Juris Doctorate from Cumberland School of Law at Samford University in Birmingham, Alabama.

Richard has spent more than twelve years representing individuals who have been injured. Richard handles nursing home, product liability, defective medical device, defective drug, medical malpractice, environmental contamination, and wrongful death actions. He has extensive experience representing his clients against some of the largest pharmaceutical and medical device companies in the country. Richard has represented clients in the following matters:

  • MDL 1842, In Re: Kugel Mesh Hernia Patch Products Liability Litigation
  • MDL 2197, In Re: DePuy Orthopaedics, Inc., ASR Hip Implant Products Liability Litigation
  • MDL 2244, In Re: DePuy Orthopaedics, Inc., Pinnacle Hip Implant Products Liability Litigation
  • MDL 2329, In Re: Wright Medical Technology, Inc. Conserve Hip Implant Products Liability Litigation
  • MDL 2391, In Re: Biomet M2A Magnum Hip Implant Products Liability Litigation
  • MDL 2433, In Re: E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company C-8 Personal Injury Litigation
  • MDL 2441, In Re: Stryker Rejuvenate and ABG II Hip Implant Products Liability Litigation
  • MDL 2776, In Re: Farxiga (Dapagliflozin) Products Liability Litigation
  • MDL 2768, In Re: Stryker LFIT V40 Femoral Head Products Liability Litigation
  • MDL 2775, In Re: Smith & Nephew Birmingham Hip Resurfacing (BHR) Hip Implant Products Liability Litigation
  • MDL 2846, In Re: Davol, Inc. / C.R. Bard, Inc. Polypropylene Hernia Mesh Products Liability Litigation

Richard is admitted to the Alabama State Bar and is a member of the American Association for Justice and the Birmingham Bar Association.

Richard is an active member at Dawson Memorial Baptist Church and a fan of the Atlanta Braves and Atlanta Falcons

Bar Admissions

  • Alabama State Bar
  • Supreme Court of Alabama
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Alabama
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Alabama

Professional Associations

  • Alabama State Bar Association
  • American Association for Justice
  • Birmingham Bar Association
  • Alabama State Bar, Volunteer Lawyer Program
  • American Bar Association