Wright, formerly Haley Huiting, was born and raised in Rochester, Minnesota. She earned an
Associates Degree in Liberal Arts with Honors from Rochester Community
and Technical College in Rochester, Minnesota in 2000, before earning a
Bachelor of Arts Degree Cum Laude from Mount Holyoke College in South
Hadley, Massachusetts in 2003. She graduated from Quinnipiac University
School of Law in Hamden, Connecticut in 2006.
Following graduation from law school, she relocated to Minnesota and became licensed to practice law in Minnesota in 2006, while at the same time beginning a full-time position as a Judicial Law Clerk for the District Court Judges in Winona, Minnesota. In the Spring of 2008, she became an adjunct professor at Winona State University in the Paralegal Department, where she taught until the Spring of 2012. In 2009, she relocated to Wisconsin, and became licensed to practice law in Wisconsin (as well as Minnesota), and ended her service as a Judicial Law Clerk to open her own private law practice in Buffalo County, Wisconsin. She has since moved her office to Eau Claire, Wisconsin, but continues to practice throughout Western Wisconsin, in the following counties: Barron, Buffalo, Clark, Chippewa, Dunn, Eau Claire, Jackson, Pepin, and Trempealeau counties.