Patrick practices in the area of complex commercial litigation, focusing on litigating and arbitrating business torts, franchise-related litigation,
banking-related litigation, and railroad-related litigation. Patrick’s practice has a particular emphasis on appellate work, having successfully handled
numerous appeals in state and federal appellate courts.
Patrick also assists corporate clients on electronic discovery and preservation issues, and has prepared multiple presentations on recent e-discovery
trends for bar associations and records preservations trade groups.
From August 2014 to August 2015, Patrick served as a law clerk to the Honorable Henry F. Floyd of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit.
Prior to joining McGuireWoods, Patrick served as a legal intern for the Federal Programs branch of the U.S. Department of Justice. Patrick also completed his third year of law school at the University of Florida, Levin College of Law.