Christopher D. Wright
The Law Offices of Evan K. Thalenberg P.A.
Mr. Wright has spent over a decade working on behalf of plaintiffs in personal injury, medical negligence, product liability and toxic tort cases. Born in Baltimore, Maryland, Mr. Wright attended Mount Saint Joseph High School, Towson University and the University of Baltimore School of Law, graduating cum laude in 2004. During law school, Mr. Wright started his trial practice work as a Rule 16 Student Attorney with the Office of the Public Defender in Baltimore City.
Shortly after graduation from law school, Mr. Wright worked on a case involving a large gasoline spill in Baltimore County, Maryland. Mr. Wright was an integral part of the trial team that ultimately received a jury verdict of over $1.5 billion. Mr. Wright went on to work on several other toxic tort cases including a gas pipeline rupture in Jackson, Wisconsin and contaminated drinking water in Harford County, Maryland. For the past several years, Mr. Wright’s practice has been focused on medical negligence and serious personal injury cases and he has tried cases to verdict throughout the State of Maryland. He has also settled numerous cases over the past decade in all areas of personal injury and product liability law. He has successfully argued in front of the Court of Special Appeals and was selected to 2018 and 2019 Maryland Super Lawyers Rising Stars lists, an honor bestowed upon only 2.5% of Maryland’s lawyers.
Mr. Wright is a member of the Maryland Association for Justice, where he sits on the Board of Governors, the American Association for Justice, the Baltimore City Bar Association, the Baltimore County Bar Association, the Anne Arundel County Bar Association and the Maryland State Bar Association. He was recently admitted to the Million Dollar Advocates Forum, in which membership is limited to Trial Lawyers who have demonstrated exceptional skill, experience and excellence in advocacy by achieving a trial verdict, award or settlement in the amount of One Million Dollars or more.
Mr. Wright lives in Severna Park, Maryland with his wife, daughter and son.