Lisa Wright

Lisa Wright

Wright Close & Barger, LLP

Recognized since 2021

Houston, Texas

Practice Areas

Appellate Practice

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Lisa Wright is an experienced attorney whose practice includes both civil litigation and appeals. She has handled cases involving serious personal injury, wrongful death, premises liability, business torts, contract disputes, insurance coverage litigation, probate matters, and other commercial disputes. She has also worked on several criminal cases.

Prior to practicing law, Lisa served for seven years as an officer with the Houston Police Department. As a patrol officer and then homicide investigator, Lisa handled multiple kidnapping and murder investigations, and worked on hundreds of felony and misdemeanor cases. As an investigating officer, she testified in criminal trials that involved murder, sexual assault, robbery, and DWI cases.

Lisa is a member of the State Bar of Texas and the Houston Bar Association.


  • One Riverway, Suite 2200
    Houston, TX 77056


  • University of Houston Law Center , J.D., graduated 2014
  • Pennsylvania State University, Bachelor of Arts, graduated 2007

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, State Bar of Texas

Wright Close & Barger, LLP
Headquarters: Houston, Texas

11 The Best Lawyers in America® awards

4 Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America awards

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Recognized in Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America 2022 for work in:

  • Appellate Practice


  • Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch, 2021

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