Martensen Wright PC

Establishing Scandinavian businesses in the U.S. every day.

Edward J. Wright, Jr, Attorney at Law

Edward J. Wright, Jr, Attorney at Law
Phone:+1 916 448 9088
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Since co-founding Martensen  Wright PC in 2000, Ed has dedicated himself exclusively to establishing and nurturing Danish, Swedish and Norwegian businesses in the U.S.  He assists clients with the practical requirements of “Doing Business in the US.”  Indeed, Ed and co-founder, Finn Martensen, were pioneers in bringing Danish business to the U.S.  Ed has extensive experience in corporate formation, governance, start-ups, M&A, business visas and employment law.  He is also a seasoned litigation attorney, helping business clients resolve disputes for over 25 years.  Ed’s goal is to smooth your entry into the U.S. market – – to make sure all legal issues are handled up front so that you can concentrate on business.

Court Admissions:
  • United States Supreme Court, Admitted 1999
  • California Supreme Court, Admitted 1983
  • United States District Court, California (Central District, Eastern District & Northern District)
  • United States District Court, Texas, Southern District
  • United States District Court, Eastern District of Michigan, Southern Division
Professional Affiliations:
  • American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA)
  • American Chamber of Commerce, Copenhagen, Denmark (AMCHAM)
  • Member Board of Directors, Danish-American Business Forum (DABF)
  • Anthony Kennedy Inn of Court, 2008 – 2010
  • Rotary Club International – Member


  • University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law, Sacramento, California, Juris Doctorate, 1982
  • University of California, Berkeley, B.A. in English Literature, 1979


  • AV Rated, Martindale Hubbell
  • State Bar of California, Member Board of Governors, 1991-1992