Patrick is the Managing Partner of Simmons Wolfhagen and a member of the firm’s Litigation and Dispute Resolution Team.

Patrick practises in commercial litigation and dispute resolution with a particular emphasis on banking and finance, commercial disputes between businesses, securities enforcement, debt recovery, professional indemnity insurance claims and personal and corporate insolvency. Patrick appears for clients in the Supreme Court of Tasmania, the Federal Court, the Federal Circuit Court and the Magistrates Court of Tasmania (Civil Division).

Patrick is chair of the Legal Aid Commission of Tasmania, chair of Plane Tree Studio Inc. – a not for profit Australian Disability Enterprise, and a member of the Law Society of Tasmania.