Biography

Patrick handles a wide variety of litigation matters, including commercial claims and insurance disputes. He prides himself in his ability to communicate obscure legal concepts to clients, courts and juries. Patrick has represented clients in matters involving:

  • Contractual disputes
  • Deceptive trade practices
  • Fraud
  • Commercial real estate disputes
  • Negligence
  • Premises liability
  • Water law

Representative Matters

  • Jury trial victory for automotive repair franchise in defense of a lawsuit alleging fraud, violations of the Texas Deceptive Trade Practices Act, breach of warranties and breach of contract
  • Obtained summary judgment for S&P 400 company in defense of a lawsuit alleging violations of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act.
  • Obtained summary judgment for privately held company in defense of a lawsuit alleging violations of the Texas Deceptive Trade Practices Act and breaches of warranty.
  • Obtained arbitration award for landscaping company against former collections service for breach of contract, including actual damages, attorneys’ fees and costs of arbitration.

Reported Decisions

  • Morris v. Copart, 2016 WL 6608874 (E.D. Tex. Nov. 9, 2016)

Before Fox Rothschild

Previously, Patrick served as an associate at David & Goodman, P.C. where he handled business and commercial litigation as well as insurance defense.

While in law school, Patrick handled his first trial as a third-year law student.

Beyond Fox Rothschild

Patrick volunteers as a mentor to high school students at the Judge Barefoot Sanders Law Magnet in Dallas.

Honors & Awards

  • Named among “Best Lawyers Under 40” by D Magazine (2018)