Emma Wright



Emma maintains a broad-based legal practice that covers all aspects of estate and individual planning, including sophisticated wealth and gift transfers, complex estate planning strategies, and estate and trust administration. 

Emma works closely with clients to create and administer estate plans that provide practical and tailored solutions to their individual needs.  In creating an estate plan, Emma focuses on building ongoing relationships with her clients and their families to ensure that their goals continue to be met over time and as their circumstances evolve.

Prior to joining Hall & Diana, Emma was an associate in the Private Client Group at Ropes & Gray LLP (2016-2021) and an associate at Hemenway & Barnes LLP (2021-2023).

Outside of the office, you can find Emma at Pilates class, walking the Boston harbor with her dog, cheering on the Boston Celtics, or searching for flight deals.


  • Boston University School of Law, Boston, Massachusetts
    • J.D., summa cum laude and first in class (2016)
  • Bucerius Law School, Hamburg
    • International Business Law Program (2015)
  • Providence College, Providence, Rhode Island
    • B.A. in History, summa cum laude and valedictorian (2012)
  • Fulbright Germany, Erlangen, Germany (2012 - 2013)

Bar Admissions

  • Massachusetts, 2016

Professional Associations

  • Boston Bar Association, Member, 2016 to Present
  • Member of Class II of the New England Fellows Institute of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel
  • Member of the Boston Bar Association Public Interest Leadership Program, Class of 2021

Pro-Bono Activities

  • Chair of the Youth Villages Massachusetts - New Hampshire Leadership Council, 2020 - 2023
  • Mentor in the Big Brothers Big Sisters Mentor 2.0 Program, 2018 - 2022
  • Associate Co-Lead of the Ropes & Gray Medical - Leadership Partnership Program, 2019 - 2021