Wright, Cortesi & Gilbreath

WCG is a Chattanooga & Nashville-based Law Firm.

IP Litigation

Patents, Trademarks & Copyright

Corporate Transactional Work

General Commercial Litigation

Trust & Estate Disputes

Employment Contracts & Disputes

Asset Purchase Agreements

Employment Law

Outside General Counsel

Probate & Trust Administration

Chattanooga & Nashville Law Firm,
Attorneys: Wright, Cortesi & Gilbreath

WCG is a Chattanooga and Nashville-based Law Firm with Experience in General Commercial Litigation, Patent & Other IP Litigation, Patents, Trademarks & Copyright, Corporate Transactional Work and Employment Law.

Our Attorneys have 40 plus Years of Experience Practicing Law

Represented Clients in over 500 Lawsuits in State and Federal Court

Obtained Allowance of over 150 Patents & 150 Trademarks

Represented Clients in 20 plus Trademark Opposition Proceedings

Welcome to Wright, Cortesi & Gilbreath (“WCG”)

We value developing long-term relationships with, and providing personalized attention to, our clients.

WCG attorneys are licensed to practice in Tennessee, Georgia, Ohio and before the United States Patent & Trademark Office.

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“I’ve had the pleasure of working with the attorney’s at Wright, Cortesi & Gilbreath for the better part of a half-decade. Both as a client and alongside them as we served mutual clients. First and foremost, I have absolute trust in them as individuals and as a firm. Their integrity is beyond reproach which has given me full confidence to refer and engage them whenever a need arises.”

– James Purgason, CPA, Principal at Market Street Partners, PLLC

“Our association has employed Shane Cortesi for over three years now. We have greatly appreciated his expertise for all our trademarks and copyrights. His assistance has been instrumental in protecting our association’s intellectual property. We will continue to utilize his friendly and prompt services moving forward.”

– Elizabeth Martineau-Dupuis, Towing and Recovery Association of America, Inc.

“I’ve worked with Stephan and the attorneys at Wright, Cortesi & Gilbreath for several years and during that time they have helped our company navigate several legal issues. Over time we developed a good rapport with one another, and I value their perspective and guidance in handling complex challenges.”

– Russell Looper, CEO of Manufacturing, Repair & Overstock, Inc.

“Rudell Design LLC has been active in new product invention and licensing since 1975. We’ve been involved in countless licensing agreements, patent matters, and other IP adventures. This activity has included many attorneys and law firms, from very large to one-man offices.”

– Rudell Design LLC (Torrance, Calif)

“Stephan and the team of lawyers at Wright, Cortesi & Gilbreath have helped us navigate litigation in Tennessee and Georgia and provided solid counsel on business issues that have arisen. I’ve also enjoyed working with them in finding creative solutions to some challenging issues.”

– Ken Morris, K3D Property Services, LLC

“Shane and his team are great to work with. They are responsive, thorough and provide a high level of service.”

– Eaglemont Entertainment, LLC (Franklin, TN)

“We are very pleased with Shane’s management of our toy company’s IP portfolio. He brings along experience and expertise at an affordable price.”

– Sam Harwell, President Big Time Toys

“I have been paying intellectual property attorneys to protect consumer products I’ve been involved in for over 35 years. Shane Cortesi is my all time favorite IP attorney. He is very accessible, honest, affordable, listens well and speaks clearly and treats my money and my interests as if they were his own. Shane is the one out of 100 lawyers that give the other 99 a good name.”

– Jamie O’Rourke, Nashville TN, Inventor of the FUNNOODLE Pool Noodle & Serial Entrepreneur

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Legal Expertise with a Concierge Approach

Unlike many large firms, a small team will be assigned to your matter, which allows us to provide individualized attention and cost-efficiency.