Bertha Justice Fellow
Region: United States and Global
Patrick graduated from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law in the spring of 2019. He concentrated in Social Justice Lawyering and held board positions in the student chapters of the National Lawyers Guild and the Hastings International Human Rights Organization. Patrick was the recipient of the Nancy Stuart Public Interest Award (2019) and an award for outstanding performance for his work in the UC Hastings Individual Representation Clinic (2017), where he represented low-income clients in litigation against their former employers to recover unpaid wages. During law school, Patrick worked as a legal intern at TIDES, Accountability Counsel, and the Security and Exchange Commission (Division of Enforcement). Before pursuing his law degree, Patrick worked at EarthRights as a member of the development team and as an Americorps member in New Orleans following Hurricane Katrina.