- Email: Cheneise.Wright@lewisbrisbois.com
- Phone: 302.985.6007
- Fax: 302.985.6001
Cheneise Wright is an associate in the Wilmington office of Lewis Brisbois and a member of the Complex Business & Commercial Litigation Practice. Cheneise focuses her practice on corporate and commercial litigation. She has experience in litigating high-stakes disputes between corporations and stockholders, and members and managers of limited liability companies, and other forms of entities. Cheneise has experience in matters involving fiduciary duties, non-competition and non-solicitation agreements, and demands for books and records.
Cheneise also has experience with summary proceedings and expedited proceedings under the General Corporation Law.
Prior to joining Lewis Brisbois, Cheneise served as an assistant corporation counsel for the City of Jersey City. She also clerked for the Honorables Arnold L. Natali, Arthur Bergman, and Honorable Vincent LeBlon of the New Jersey Superior Court, Chancery Division.
While in law school, Cheneise interned for the Honorable Gregory M. Sleet of the District of Delaware and the Honorable Jerome Simandle of the District of New Jersey.
Caraballo v. City of Jersey City Police Dep't, 204 A.3d 254 (N.J. 2019)
Pro Bono & Philanthropy
On her spare time, Cheneise volunteers as a Big Sister for the Big Brothers Big Sisters of America.
State Bar Admissions
- New Jersey
United States District Courts
- United States District Court for the District of Delaware
- United States District Court for the District of New Jersey
The District of New Jersey
The District of Delaware
Awards & Honors
The National Black Lawyers (NBL) “Top 40 Under 40” list
Widener University School of Law, Delaware
Juris Doctor, 2017
- Dean’s list
- Delaware Journal of Corporate Law
- Black Law Students Association, President
Bachelor of Arts, History/Political Science, African Studies, 2012
Black Student Union