Gary W. Patterson, Jr. is a founding member of the firm and accomplished trial attorney with a proven track record of success in high exposure cases. He has devoted his career to defending hospitals and physicians in medical malpractice actions from commencement through trial from Long Island to Upstate New York and New Jersey. Mr. Patterson has obtained defense verdicts in seven different New York counties, and has been remarkably successful in securing directed verdicts.
Gary was raised in Bennington, Vermont, and obtained his bachelor’s degree from Seton Hall University in 1994. Thereafter, he earned a master’s degree in public administration from the same institution in 1996, followed by a juris doctorate from New York Law School in 1999. Mr. Patterson served as an editor on the New York Law School Journal of International and Comparative Law.
Mr. Patterson is the managing partner of the Westchester office and resides in Orange County, New York, with his wife and three children. He is a member of the New York and New Jersey State Bar Associations and has given presentations at area hospitals concerning risk management and HIPAA compliance.