Thomas Wright

Phone: 859-219-9090
Fax: 859-219-9292
Email: eMail

Thomas joined Walters Richardson, PLLC as an associate attorney in 2022. Prior to joining the firm, he served as a Staff Attorney for Chief Judge Phillip Shepherd of the Franklin Circuit Court. 

Professional Experience

Staff Attorney, Franklin Circuit Court

Student Attorney, University of Kentucky Legal Clinic, Spring 2020

Law Clerk, The Rawlings Group, Summer 2019



University of Kentucky J. David Rosenberg College of Law, Juris Doctor (2020)

University of Kentucky, Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, Summa Cum Laude (2017)



Thomas Wright, Reformation of the Right of Publicity, 9 Belmont L. Rev. 37 (2021).

Thomas Wright, Quarter-Horse Racing or Money Laundering?, KY. J. Equine, Agric. & Nat. Res. L. Blog (Jan. 21, 2020). 


Accomplishments, Honors, and Affiliations

Production Editor, Kentucky Journal of Equine, Agriculture, and Natural Resources Law

Presidential Advisor, Student Bar Association

Treasurer, Christian Legal Society


Bar Admissions

Commonwealth of Kentucky

Eastern and Western Districts 

United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit


Spare Time 

In his spare time, Thomas enjoys the outdoors, time with friends, and cheering on his Kentucky Wildcats. 

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