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Clayton Wright is a dedicated attorney specializing in workers’ compensation and personal injury law, primarily focusing on advocating for injured workers across the state of Georgia. Originally from Memphis, Tennessee, Clayton relocated to Atlanta three years ago, where he has established himself as a valuable member of the legal community.

Clayton joined Cruz & Associates in late 2023 and brings a wealth of experience to the practice. Before joining the firm, he honed his skills at a plaintiff’s firm specializing in automobile accidents and served as a workers’ compensation associate at an insurance defense firm.

Clayton’s academic journey began at Philander Smith College, now Philander Smith University, where he earned a Bachelor’s in Political Science. Throughout his undergraduate years, Clayton demonstrated leadership as Student Government President, contributed to various councils and advisory boards, and held a prominent role within his fraternity.

Continuing his pursuit of legal excellence, Clayton attended Loyola University New Orleans College of Law. He actively engaged in student organizations, including the Black Law Students Association and the Sports and Entertainment Legal Society. Clayton’s involvement extended to participation in Tulane Law School Pro Basketball Negotiation Competitions, where he showcased his negotiation skills. He also earned a Law, Technology, and Entrepreneurship certificate, highlighting his commitment to staying abreast of emerging legal trends.

Clayton is a proud member of the State Bar of Georgia’s Workers’ Compensation Section. In addition to his legal endeavors, he enjoys playing sports, exploring new destinations through travel, cherishing moments with loved ones, and mastering the art of grilling.

Clayton Wright epitomizes professionalism, dedication, and a genuine passion for securing justice for his clients, making him a respected advocate in the legal community.