Patrick Branson has been an associate at the firm since 2022. Prior to joining the firm, he was a law clerk to the Honorable William H. Pauley III in the Southern District of New York and for the Honorable Gregory H. Woods III in the Southern District of New York.  Patrick received his J.D. from the University of Michigan Law School in 2017, where he graduated cum laude. He served as the Managing Development Editor for the Michigan Journal of Law Reform. He received his  B.A. from Loras College in 2012 where he graduated magna cum laude. Prior to his clerkships, Patrick spent over three years at an international law firm located in New York City.