Attorney / Mediator / Arbitrator Frances Johnson Wright is an accomplished Mediator, Arbitrator, and Corporate Business Attorney. She has served as chief mediator on cases pending before the Dispute Mediation Services of Dallas, North Texas Legal Services, on appointments from the courts, referral from other attorneys and she works with the U.S. Government on employment cases. She also serves as an Arbitrator and Chairman of Arbitration Panels on NASD, NYSE and FINRA securities cases. An experienced litigator, Ms. Wright has practiced both as in-house counsel for Florida's largest power utility company, and as trial counsel on complex litigation matters in private practice. Education University of Florida College of Law, J.D., 1975. High Honors and Dean's List Awards; International Moot Court, Chairman; National Client Counseling Team, Captain; Evidence Award-Best Written Examination. Harvard University, Trained Mediator, Advanced Mediator Training, 1999 Oxford University, Oxford, England, 1973 Law Program Duke University, B.A. Cum Laude, 1972. Northwestern University, 1967 Debate Program Experience Frances Johnson Wright, P.C., Dallas, Texas, 1992 to present: Principal and Attorney Mediator/Arbitrator. Licensed in Texas and Florida with emphasis in Commercial Trial Practice, Corporation and Business Law, Alternative Dispute Resolution, Mediation, and Arbitration. Clients include a wide range of businesses and individuals. Being distantly related to Barry Goldwater (USA Presidential Candidate) and Louis Brandeis (USA Supreme Court Justice) I have experienced the full spectrum of the standards and hopes of generations. My daughter placed in the National Finals on the University of Texas Mock Trial team while attending her undergradate studies.
Page and Addison, P.C., Dallas, Texas, 1991-1992: Corporate Counsel Frances Johnson Wright, P.A., Florida, 1978-1990: Noted for involvement in leadership programs statewide in Florida. Florida Power Corporation, St. Petersburg, Florida, 1975-1978: Trial Counsel.
Professional Memberships Texas and Florida Bars U.S. Supreme Court U.S. District Court, Northern Division Judicial Evaluation Committee Dallas Bar Association - Media Relations Committee
Legal Fee Audit Committee
Honors BOARD OF DIRECTORS, Greater Dallas Crime Commission EXECUTIVE BOARD, SOUTHERN METHODIST UNIVERSITY (SMU) Young Career Woman of the Year, St. Petersburg, Florida County Court Judge, Candidate, Pinellas County, Florida Leadership Florida - Florida Chamber of Commerce Leadership Dallas Alumni Who's Who and Why of Successful Florida Women.
Publications "Judicial Caesarism Revisited", March 1991, The Texas Lawyer
US Supreme Court
LAW OFFICES OF FRANCES JOHNSON WRIGHT, P.C. Phone:(214) 215-2006