Patrick Williams is an associate in our Litigation Group in Vancouver. He practices complex commercial litigation with an emphasis on product liability claims, allegations of professional negligence, shareholder disputes, and regulatory litigation involving both civil and quasi-criminal liability. Patrick has appeared at all levels of court in British Columbia and the Federal Court of Appeal and has experience dealing with technical evidence and expert witnesses at trial and on appeal. Patrick acts for clients in a variety of industries including consumer goods, construction, engineering, natural resources, and transportation. He is also a contributing author to the fifth edition of Defending Class Actions in Canada, published by Lexis Nexis.
Patrick obtained his BComm (Hons) and JD from UBC where he received numerous awards for academic achievement and legal writing. In 2012, he was a member of the school’s winning Gale Cup Moot team. In 2014, Patrick clerked for Chief Justice Bauman at the Court of Appeal for British Columbia. Patrick was called to the British Columbia bar in 2015 and is a member of the Law Society of British Columbia, the Canadian Bar Association, and the Vancouver Bar Association.