John Wright

Artificial Intelligence

Data Science Ethics, Coursera and University of Michigan, May 2019

AI For Everyone, Coursera and, April 2019

Artificial Intelligence: Implications for Business Strategy, MIT Sloan Executive Education, September 2018

Elements of AI, University of Helsinki and Reaktor, July 2018

Academic Experience

University of Detroit Mercy School of Law, Adjunct Faculty, 2019-Present

I am a member of the Adjunct Faculty teaching one of four cutting-edge courses in the Certificate in Law – Intellectual Property – a non-JD program designed to meet the needs of professionals and organizations who seek knowledge of intellectual property and cybersecurity laws.

Work Experience

  • Tyler Technologies, Inc., Corporate Attorney, 2018-Present

    I am a Corporate Attorney at Tyler Technologies, Inc., the largest software company in the United States solely focused on providing integrated software and technology services to the public sector.

  • Burris Law, PLLC, Intellectual Property Attorney, 2016-2018

    Practiced intellectual property law focusing on trademarks and copyright.

  • John Wright Law PLLC, Attorney, 2015-2016

    Established a law firm focusing on trademark, copyright and business law. Also served as Of Counsel to Berry Moorman, P.C., a full-service business law firm.

  • Rogers & Associates, P.C., Associate Attorney, 2013-2015

    Represented healthcare providers and professionals.

  • State of Michigan, Department of Attorney General, Assistant Attorney General, 2010-2013

    Completed a Public Health Law Fellowship with the National Attorneys General Training & Research Institute and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (2013). Received the 2012 Department of Attorney General Award for Excellence in Opinion Draftsmanship (AG Op. 7265). Received the 2011 Department of Attorney General “Rookie of the Year” Staff Excellence Award.


Wayne State University Law School, J.D., 2010

> Moot Court Team, Law Day Semifinalist (2008-2009), Director of Oral Advocacy (2009-2010)

Syracuse University, B.A., Philosophy, magna cum laude

> Men’s Lacrosse Team, National Champion (2004), Captain (2006)