Since graduating Summa Cum Laude from Loyola University and receiving honors while earning her Master’s degree in Human Resource Management, Lara has spent the last 24+ years working to ensure everything at the office runs smoothly and client satisfaction is met. Lara believes that “Hard work, dedication, and a good work ethic is the foundation for success.”
Paralegal to Daryl A. Gray
With nearly 30 years of dedicated plaintiff personal injury experience, Sherry’s favorite part of her job is interacting with clients: listening to them and trying to help resolve any issues they may have. Her primary focus within the firm is helping people get the best medical treatment to maximize their recovery. Sherry holds degrees from Southeastern Louisiana University and the University of New Orleans, and was awarded Rookie of the Year in her first paralegal position.
In her free time, Sherry enjoys LSU football, and spending time with her 3 grandsons, as well as supporting LASCPA and ARNO (Animal Rescue of New Orleans).
Wright & Gray is excited to welcome Danielle to the team after she graduated in the top 20% of her class from Loyola University College of Law. With 3 years of experience in the legal field under her belt, Danielle believes in this motto: If you do not stand for something, you will fall for anything.
Fidelia joins Wright & Gray Law Firm as a legal assistant after finishing her degrees at Delgado and Hinds Community Colleges and University of New Orleans. Outside of the office, one of Fidelia’s greatest personal achievements includes making the decision to lose weight. Seven years ago, she lost 130+ pounds in 9 months and has been able to keep it off ever since. Way to go, Fidelia!
Shawna completed her degree at Concordia University and has spent the last 20 years working as a medical manager. A woman of science, Shawna is also a woman of faith. In fact, Shawna considers one of her biggest accomplishments to be stepping out by faith and not by sight. “Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant.”
Legal Financial Administrator
Idrissa is one of Wright & Gray Law Firm’s most valuable assets. With 10 years of experience as a legal financial administrator, Idrissa is honored to have been afforded the opportunity to navigate through the financial industry and gain respect by continuously being promoted to management in numerous areas. She successfully spearheaded multiple audits that mitigated or avoided risk within the firm and obtained her Series Six and Life Insurance Licenses while in the banking industry. Idrissa’s personal motto is “Life is 10% what happens to me, and 90% how I react to it.”
In his 16 years of legal experience, Jason has practiced a diverse range of litigation and personal injury ranging from wrongful death cases to toxic tort cases. He has been a successful lead attorney in multiple jury trials with multi-million dollar verdicts at stake and has argued a case of first impression to the Louisiana Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals. Jason is also a Certified Mediator under Louisiana Mediation Act (LA-R.S. 9:4106). One of his personal heroes is President Bartlet of The West Wing — “What’s next?”
Pre Litigation Paralegal
Joshua, a True New Orleanian, is a graduate of Tulane University and Post University. He has various degrees in Legal Studies. Joshua is 35 years of age. He has a passion for his craft and is a professional certified paralegal in Louisiana. He has various recommendations from various organizations when it comes to dedication of service. He is married with (1) child and is very family oriented. He loves to help other individuals reach their ultimate goal of success. With his Masters in Legal Studies, we are confident in his level of detail and ability to give this office and our clients the best service. Joshua aspires to become an “Attorney” in the near future. Where he is currently enrolled at the ” California School of Law”.
Favorite Quote: “Justice isn’t always in Black & White”
Jonathan graduated from Tulane University and obtained his J.D. from the Paul M. Hebert School of Law at Louisiana State University.
Paralegal to Eric A. Wright
Nicole has 14 years of experience as a paralegal and has participated in dozens of personal injury trials. She studied at the University of Southern Mississippi, and is passionate about her religion. Her favorite verse from the Bible is Proverbs 31:25 – “She is clothed with strength and dignity, and she laughs without fear of the future.”
Assistant Medical Case Manager
Lindsey Russo is a hard worker with 8 years of experience in the personal injury field. She was recently promoted to Medical Specialist, which she loves because it lets her put her skills to work while also helping people. She likes to quote Oprah Winfrey: “You get in life what you have the courage to reach for.”
Shelby recently graduated from Herzing University after maintaining a 3.8 or higher GPA throughout my college career. As a file manager for Wright & Gray, Shelby’s personal mantra is “Focus on the step in front of you, and not the whole staircase.”
Amy is currently in a program to earn her Paralegal Certificate at Southern University. She looks forward to being able to offer her services to the team at Wright Gray and the clients and community that they serve. Her favorite quote is “Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.”