William G. Wright

Co-Chair, Commercial Litigation Department

Commercial Litigation, Business and Tax, Banking and Bankruptcy, and Litigation Practices.  Concentrates his practice in commercial bankruptcy and general commercial litigation.  He has represented banks and other financial institutions for over twenty-five years. In that time, he has prosecuted and defended, among other bankruptcy matters, fraudulent conveyances, preferences, objections to claims, plan confirmations, cash collateral orders, motions for relief from stay and lease assumptions and rejections. He has appeared in state and federal trial and appellate courts throughout New Jersey and Pennsylvania including arguments before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit and the New Jersey Supreme Court.

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a Civil Trial Attorney

Honors and Awards

  • Martindale-Hubbell AV Peer Review Rated Preeminent, 5.0 out of 5.0
  • Recognized as one of South Jersey’s “Top Attorneys” as published by SJ Magazine
  • Recognized as one of South Jersey’s Awesome Attorneys as published by South Jersey Magazine
  • Recognized as a Best Attorney in Business as published by South Jersey Biz in the area of Tax & Dispute Resolution

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bankruptcy Institute, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • American Inns of Court, Member
  • Camden County Bar Association, Member
  • Camden County Mock Trial Program, Judge, 2000 – Present
  • New Jersey Bankruptcy Inn of Court, Master
  • New Jersey State Bar Association, Member of the Business and Commercial Litigation Committe


  • “Fraudulent Transfers: The Intersection of Property Rights & Creditors’ Rights,” Burlington County Bar Association, November 2017

Published Works

  • How Are Attorney’s Fees Awarded in A Contract Dispute?, Litigation Quarterly, December, 2009