A member of the School and Municipal Law Group, Pat's practice includes the firm’s representation of public schools and municipal agencies. He represents these entities in all aspects of organization, management, operation and finance. This practice calls on multiple expertise. Pat specializes in labor and personnel law, including collective bargaining, disability, harassment, and other employment discrimination, capital leasing, software licensing, and other procurement, construction, real estate acquisition, finance and taxation, and student rights.
In addition to this work, Pat counsels the firm’s public sector, as well as emerging charter schools and many of the firm’s private clients, in personnel issues, land use and development, trademark and copyright matters.
Pat currently serves as the appointed Solicitor to the Hampton, Pine Richland and Quaker Valley School Districts, as well as special counsel to various other school districts.