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Smith-Wright Supports ATHENA- Celebrating Exemplary Women

Posted On: September 24, 2020

Smith-Wright Law wants to congratulate each of the women that were nominated for this year’s ATHENA International Leadership awards and the Young Professional Leadership Awards. The ATHENA Award recognizes an individual who excels in her profession, gives back to the community, and helps develop other leaders, especially women. The… Read More >

Celebrating 100 Years of Women's Right to Vote

Posted On: August 18, 2020

The spectacular Tennessee Woman Suffrage Monument was dedicated on Tuesday, August 18, 2020, the 100th anniversary of Tennessee’s all-important ratification of the Nineteenth Amendment which gave women the right to vote. Sonya Wright has supported the construction of the monument and has volunteered with the Perfect 36 Society to… Read More >

Wright recently presented on Ag Law and Succession Planning for the Farm

Posted On: May 15, 2020

Sonya Wright spoke on one of her favorite topics recently, the farm. Growing up on a beef and tobacco farm just outside of Lebanon where she now currently lives, Wright enjoys sharing with others about her experiences with agriculture and the law. She recently spoke to the Master… Read More >

Wright to Serve as 15th Judicial District Bar President

Posted On: January 19, 2020

Sonya Wright was recently selected to serve as the President and board member for the 15th Judicial District Bar Association. The 15th Judicial District is made up of Jackson, Macon, Smith, Trousdale, and Wilson Counties. The 15th Judicial District Bar Meetings are held every second Wednesday of the… Read More >

Wright Speaks At Animal Law Event

Posted On: October 19, 2019

Sonya Smith Wright recently spoke at the FACCT Livestock 911 Conference in Knoxville. Wright spoke on the importance of law enforcement in helping manage both livestock abuse cases as well as fencing laws and related issues. Farm Animal Care Coalition of Tennessee (FACCT) is a non profit committed… Read More >

Legacy Gathering for Woman's Club of Murfreesboro Draws Support from Smith-Wright Law

Posted On: July 05, 2019

Smith-Wright Law is proud to be a sponsor again this year for the 2nd Annual Legacy Gathering. This year’s event will be at the Tasty Table on Saturday July 20 from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. A preservation campaign is underway to help raise funds for the organization’s… Read More >

Smith-Wright Law Supports Secret Garden Party for Discovery Center

Posted On: June 05, 2019

The Discovery Center held its annual Secret Garden Party fundraising event and Smith-Wright Law was on hand to help with this special garden week. Chartered in 1986 as Children’s Museum Corporation of Rutherford County, the Discovery Center provides hands-on education opportunities for the community. An extensive grassroots campaign… Read More >

Smith-Wright sponsors Rutherford CABLE ATHENA Awards

Posted On: April 16, 2019

The attorneys at Smith-Wright Law pride themselves on actively assisting women in the legal field and community at large through various programs such as ATHENA.  The ATHENA Award Program was developed to recognize and honor outstanding business and professional individuals for excellence in their chosen fields, for providing… Read More >

Sonya Wright to serve as Vice-President of 15th Judicial District Bar Association

Posted On: February 01, 2019

Sonya Wright was recently selected to serve as the Vice-President and board member for the 15th Judicial District Bar Association. The 15th Judicial District is made up of Jackson, Macon, Smith, Trousdale, and Wilson Counties. The 15th Judicial District Bar Meetings are held every second Wednesday of the… Read More >

Farone wins at Mock Trial

Posted On: January 25, 2019

Cate Farone, a legal intern with Smith-Wright Law, recently won the outstanding witness award at the 8th Annual Argo Mock Trial Invitational Tournament. The University of West Florida hosted the Invitational Mock Trial Tournament on the University of West Florida’s campus in Pensacola, Florida, on Saturday and Sunday,… Read More >

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