Mark E. Wright



Mark Wright collaborates with clients in all aspects of real estate transactions, with particular emphasis on real estate development, including sales and financing. Mark has played an integral role in the financing, development and construction of high-profile, billion-dollar projects involving Fortune 100 corporations, automotive companies, sports franchises and utility companies. Mark also represents clients in a wide variety of real estate leasing transactions (including build-to-suit projects) from both the landlord and the tenant perspective.

Public-Private (P3) Development Projects

Since the early 1990s, Mark has helped advance public/private (incentive-based) development projects. He has played a key role in numerous high-profile projects in downtown Indianapolis, including:
  • Emmis Broadcasting Corporate Headquarters on Monument Circle
  • Lucas Oil Stadium (home of the Indianapolis Colts)
  • Bankers Life Fieldhouse (home of the Indiana Pacers)
  • Conrad (Hilton) Hotel Tower
  • J.W. Marriott Convention Center Hotel 
  • 360 Market Square Apartment Complex Tower (downtown Indianapolis)

Leadership & Community

Professional Associations

  • Indianapolis Bar Association
  • Indiana State Bar Association
  • Indiana University Maurer School of Law — Alumni Advisory Board

Civic Activities

  • Indiana University Maurer School of Law Advisory Board — President Elect
  • Bigelow-Brand Advisory Board for Pancreatic Cancer Research (Indiana University School of Medicine) — 2009-present


  • Best Lawyers® — Real Estate Law, 2021-24
  • Chambers USA — Indiana, Real Estate, 2023
  • Indiana Lawyer — Leadership in Law Award, Up and Coming Lawyer honoree, 2023
  • Indiana University Mauer School of Law — Distinguished Service Award, 2022
  • Faegre Baker Daniels — Charles L. Whistler Pro Bono Award, 2009
  • Martindale-Hubbell — Top Ranked Lawyer in Real Estate, Peer Review Rating: AV® Preeminent™
Awards Methodology
No aspect of these recognitions has been approved by the highest court of any state.
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