Along with Lee Ahlstrom, K.C., George Wright started the original Ahlstrom Wright in 1977. George was a major factor in the growth of the firm.

George Wright, K.C. was awarded his law degree from the University of Alberta in 1973 and was admitted to the Alberta Law Society in 1975. In 2000, he received his Queen’s Counsel designation, which was updated to King’s Counsel in 2022, after the Queen’s passing.