Team Updates

Bleakley Bavol Denman & Grace Welcomes New Associate Attorney Kristen Wright

By February 10, 2023 No Comments

Bleakley Bavol Denman & Grace is pleased to announce that Kristen Wright has joined our team practicing in workers’ compensation, insurance defense, and premise liability. Her previous experience includes first party property insurance defense and government law representing community development districts and developers across many counties including Pasco, Hillsborough, and Lee,

Ms. Wright originally hails from Michigan and is an alumnus of Grand Valley State University, where she earned her B.A. in 2008. She relocated to Florida in 2009 and completed her M.A. in2012 from Cornerstone University. She spent several years as a teacher before attending Florida State University College of Law where she served as the Editor of Florida State University College of Law Journal of Land Use and Environmental Law. She was a member of the FSU Mock Major League Baseball Arbitration Team and the recipient of the Book Award for Civil Externship Perspectives.  Her success led to internships in the legal departments at Universal Studios, United Soccer Leagues (USL), and the Florida Department of Agriculture. She earned her Juris Doctorate with a certificate in Environmental Law and was admitted to the Florida Bar in 2018.

Ms. Wright is a member of the Hillsborough County Bar Association and serves on the Leadership team (2022-2023) and participates in the HCBA’s Young Lawyers Division Wellness Committee and Pig Jig and Judicial Pig Roast Committee. She is a member of the Avilia Golf and Country Club and prior member of the Junior League of Tampa.

Ms. Wright spends her free time as an avid fan of Tampa Bay sports teams, enjoys traveling, and spending time with her husband and young son.

About Bleakley Bavol Denman & Grace

BBDG is an “AV” rated law firm serving business, family, and individual clients throughout Florida.  Founded in 2000, the firm consists of experienced and aggressive trial attorneys, meticulous business transaction lawyers, and thoughtful counselors.  The attorneys at BBDG are an extension of your business, family and individual needs and pride themselves on finding creative solutions to your legal problems.  Located just .3 miles from I-275 at 15316 N Florida Avenue in Tampa, Florida, BBDG is available for in-person consultation as well as phone and video conferencing.  Visit, or call 813.221.3759 to learn more.