520 3rd Ave SW, Suite 1900, Centennial Place, East Tower, Calgary, AB
Year called to bar: 2001
Patrick is a partner and Regional Group Manager of Specialized Litigation in BLG’s Calgary office. He has particular expertise handling claims against architects, engineers (including structural, mechanical, geotechnical and water resources), project consultants and locating/surveying professionals. Patrick has also successfully defended insurers, insurance brokers, MGAs, real estate agents, health care professionals, medical product manufacturers, and commercial hosts. He has appeared before all levels of court in Alberta and has successfully conducted matters in courts of British Columbia, Saskatchewan and the Federal Court of Canada. Patrick is an integral part of the BLG Health Law Group, and has successfully defended Alberta Health Services in respect of its COVID-19 immunization policy. His extensive experience in professional negligence defence, in addition to his current role as Manager of Specialized Litigation, makes him a key player in this important client sector. Recognized in the 2022 (and since 2018) edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada (Corporate and Commercial Litigation and Product Liability Law), in the 2022 edition (since 2021) (Insurance Law) and in the 2022 edition (Construction Law). Called to the Alberta Bar in 2001.