Derek M. Patterson, Esq. was born in the City of Philadelphia. He grew up in West Philadelphia where he was raised by a family who instilled in him to always be the best. Derek attended the University of Maryland Eastern Shore where he received his Bachelors of Science in Criminal Justice . After excelling at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore, Derek decided to pursue his passion of becoming a Trial Attorney. Inspired by his grandfather, Derek always kept in his mind to be the best. Western Michigan Thomas M. Cooley Law School was Derek's choice to pursue his Juris Doctor degree. While very challenging, Derek always reminded himself that there is no other option but to become a Trial Attorney.
Derek worked for several highly successful Plaintiff Law Firms throughout Philadelphia and gained tremendous experience as a Trial Attorney. Derek has also worked for a highly respected insurance defense firm which then gave experience representing both Plaintiffs and Defendants.
As CEO of Patterson Injury Lawyers, Derek wants to represent the injured in Philadelphia as well as the surrounding counties. Putting clients needs first and always having his clients best interest is what has made Derek and Patterson Injury Lawyers successful and remains Philly's Favorite Personal Injury Firm.
Patterson Injury Lawyers (PIL) is a Personal Injury Law Firm serving Philadelphia and the surrounding counties.
Years of experience representing injured victims has given us the formula to get the proper compensation for you. We fight for clients and will not stop until we get what our clients deserve.
Patterson Injury Lawyers (PIL) is a client-centric personal injury law firm. We believe that outstanding customer service is the backbone to our success.
Don't wait! Contact us for a free phone consultation. Let us help you figure out your best next steps are. The sooner you have a plan of action, the better your chances of taking the correct steps to get the results you want.
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There are no upfront fees or out of pocket costs. We don't get paid unless we recover for you.
Not sure how much your case is worth? We are available 24/7 to assist you to evaluate your case.
Get information of all parties involved. This includes: driver's license, insurance information, and contact information. Take pictures of the scene. If involved in a slip & fall, take pictures of the dangerous condition that caused you to fall. Go seek medical attention right away. Call Patterson Injury Lawyers.
The average personal injury case can take from 8-10 months to settle. If filing a lawsuit a personal case may take up to two years. That is the average time for other law firms. Here at Patterson Injury Lawyers we expedite your case to settlement.