Patrick practiced his first 5 years with Woodward, Hobson & Fulton from 1985 to 1990 handling Worker's Compensation matters and insurance defense work. In 1990, he joined Ferreri & Fogle and further concentrated his practice in Workers' Compensation law. In 1997, Patrick and his partner, Judson Devlin, opened their own practice and have steadily grown the firm in the ensuing 20 years. Lyn Powers became a member of the firm in 2017. Patrick was elected Chair of the Kentucky Bar Association's Worker's Compensation Section in 2013. Patrick is AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell and has been named to Best Lawyers for Workers' Compensation defense work since 2013.
Patrick married Linda Fulton in May 2005 and they have a combined family with six children. Patrick’s hobbies include squash, bicycling, fly fishing and hiking. He has been a frequent seminar speaker on Kentucky Workers’ Compensation issues.