Joan C. Wright, a former partner, of Allison MacKenzie Law Firm was recognized by the Brewery Arts Center (BAC), as a “Supporter of the Arts.” Joan’s tireless efforts include service as President, Board Member, and Member for BAC throughout the years. Additionally, she has provided pro bono legal counsel for the Carson City organization.
Joan joined Allison MacKenzie in 1979 and holds an extensive list of affiliations with professional organizations including the Nevada State Bar Association, California State Bar Association, Washoe County Bar Association, First Judicial District Bar Association (President 1986), the Nevada Women Lawyers Association (President 1982) and Volunteer Attorneys for Rural Nevadans (President 1997-2000).
Upon her graduation from the University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law in 1978, Joan was admitted to practice in California. She is AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated by the Martindale Hubbell Law Directory. Joan focused her practice in the areas of real estate law, resort timeshares, community associations, secured transactions, secured creditors (bankruptcy), easements and quiet title. In April of 2016, Joan became Of Counsel with the firm.
In addition to her affiliation with BAC, Joan finds the time to give back to the community through involvement with the University of Nevada, Reno Women’s Athletic Association in which she served as President in 2000 and 2001, Carson Tigersharks (Masters Swimming) and the Sierra Nevada Chapter of the California Dressage Society.
Congratulations to Joan for being recognized for her enthusiastic support of the arts.