As a founding partner of Devine Park LLP, Planning and Development Lawyers, Patrick assists landowners and developers in achieving approvals for significant development and redevelopment projects. Working with some of the country’s largest developers, property owners, and institutions, he is very experienced both at the local level and on appeals to the province’s planning court, the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal (formerly, the Ontario Municipal Board). In 2017, Patrick received the Ontario Bar Association Award for Excellence in Municipal Law. He is past Chair of the Planning and Development Committee of the Board of Trade and Past President of the Toronto Chapter of Lambda Alpha, an international land economics organization. He is also recognized by the Law Society as a Certified Specialist in Municipal Law (Land Use Planning and Development). Patrick has written many articles and made many presentations to programs of the Law Society of Ontario and the Ontario Bar Association on various topics relating to planning and development law.