The 200 word bio

J. Kim Wright is a trailblazer in the area of integrative law, which the American Bar Association has said just might be the “next huge wave in the legal profession.” She is the editor and publisher of CuttingEdgeLaw.com, a treasure trove of videos and other materials about integrative law.

Kim is the author of the flagship ABA best-selling book, Lawyers as Peacemakers, Practicing Holistic, Problem-Solving Law [ABA Publishing, April, 2010]. Her second book, Lawyers as Changemakers, The Global Integrative Law Movement will be published by the ABA later this year.  The ABA named Kim as one of the first “Legal Rebels, finding new ways to practice law, represent their clients, adjudicate cases and train the next generation of lawyers.”

Kim leads CLE programs and offers coaching and consulting around the world.  This year, she has worked with lawyers on all six inhabited continents. She is a coach for lawyers and consultant to courts, law firms, CLE providers, legal organizations, law schools, workshop leaders, authors and the media.

Kim Wright has a Juris Doctor from the University of Florida, Levin College of Law.  She maintains an active law license in North Carolina.  Since 2008, she has been a full-time nomad.