Paul L. Wright

A 1956 graduate of Union High School, Paul L. Wright has distinguished himself as a leader in agricultural law for more than 47 years. Studying agricultural economics and education, he earned BS and MS degrees from The Ohio State University, and later received his Juris Doctorate from the University of Toledo Law School.

He began his career in Wilmington, Ohio, where he worked from 1959 to 1964 as the county 4-H agent. From 1965 to 1979 he was the Area Extension Agent, Farm Management in Fremont, moving to the position of Extension Economist, Agricultural Law and Associate Professor, where he served until 1988. In 1988, he founded Wright Law Co., LPA, a firm dedicated to the legal needs of the agricultural community.

Recognized by many agricultural, legal and civic organizations, Wright has served on a number of state and national boards and is also active in the Northwest United Methodist Church. Wright and his wife Sue live in Dublin and have two adult children, David and Debra Wright.