Philip Wright, Of Counsel

Phil has handled labor and employment matters as an attorney in private practice and as a human resources professional for over 30 years. He provides advice on all aspects of labor and employment law including discrimination, harassment, disability accommodation, wage and hour issues, leaves of absences and due process rights for public sector employees including under the Police Officers Procedural Bill of Rights and the Firefighters Procedural Bill of Rights. Phil also has extensive negotiation experience and has served as chief labor negotiator with police, fire and miscellaneous bargaining units.

Most recently, he served as the Assistant City Manager for the City of West Sacramento. While with the City, he also served as the Director of Administrative Services and Director of Human Resources & Labor Relations. Phil spent more than 15 years at Kronick before becoming General Counsel & Vice President of Human Resources at Schools Financial Credit Union in 2002. He also served as the Deputy City Attorney and Human Resources Manager for the City of Rocklin.

Professional Activities & Affiliations

  • Member, State Bar of California
  • Member, Labor & Employment Section of the State Bar

Academic Background

J.D., Santa Clara University School of Law

B.A., Stanford University