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Lawyer

Luke Williams Wright, American lawyer. Bar: North Carolina 1939. Member of American Association For Justice, American Bar Association, American Judicature Society, North Carolina Bar Association, Greensboro Bar Association (president 1975-1976), North Carolina Bar, Greensboro City Club.

Background

Wright, Luke Williams was born on June 3, 1914 in Pasquotank County, North Carolina, United States. Son of Silas G. and Ina (Williams) Wright.

Education

University of Alabama (Bachelor of Arts). University of Alabama (Bachelor of Laws).

Career

With Jefferson Standard Life Insurance Company, Greensboro, North Carolina, 1939—1943. Associate Smith, Wharton, Sapp & Moore and Predecessor, 1943—1949, Welch Jordan, 1949—1952. Partner Jordan, Wright, Nichols, Caffrey & Hill and Predecessor, 1952—1978.

Private practice Greensboro, 1978—1989.

Achievements

  • Bar: North Carolina 1939.

Religion

The ultimate goal to be attained is not only to be saved from something. The purpose God has is to be saved to something.

Politics

Pacifists should be honored because they do not allow us to become complacent about war and violence.

Views

It is human responsibility to innovate, sponsor, and evaluate new forms of community living that will encourage development of the fullest potential in individuals.

Membership

Member of American Association For Justice, American Bar Association, American Judicature Society, North Carolina Bar Association, Greensboro Bar Association (president 1975-1976), North Carolina Bar, Greensboro City Club.

Connections

Married Sue Polson, February 4, 1941. Children: John G., Sarah N., Susan F.

father:
Silas G. Wright

mother:
Ina (Williams) Wright

spouse:
Sue Polson

child:
John G. Wright

child:
Sarah N. Wright

child:
Susan F. Wright