When Tom Wright and Howard Close founded Wright & Close, their aspiration was to bring together talented, hard-working attorneys who would strive toward a single, unifying goal: excellent client service. Tom and Howard are proud of the team they have assembled.
Both founders are recognized for their accomplishments across the state, and each is consistently included on the list of Best Lawyers in America (Tom since 2007 and Howard since 2005). This prestigious list is published every year, and is compiled through a confidential peer review of lawyers across a national spectrum of practice areas from all fifty states and 120 metropolitan areas.
Wright & Close is ranked among the Best Law Firms in 2017 with a National Tier 1 ranking in Appellate, by U.S. News and Best Lawyers. The firm also has Tier 1 rankings in Houston for Commercial Litigation, Personal Injury Defense, and Appellate Practice.