Patrick Smith is an associate in Montgomery McCracken’s Litigation Department. Patrick focuses his practice on complex litigation matters and performing legal research and drafting memoranda and court filings.
Prior to joining Montgomery McCracken, Patrick was a summer fellow and research assistant at Villanova University’s Eleanor H. McCullen Center for Law, Religion, and Public Policy and a summer associate at Montgomery McCracken.
Patrick graduated from Cornell University, where he was a member of the Men's Basketball Team. He graduated, magna cum laude, from Villanova University’s Charles Widger School of Law, where he served as the Villanova Law Review Online Editor and as a Villanova Law Review Staff Writer. While at Villanova, Patrick was elected to the Order of the Coif and a 2021 Leonard Levin Memorial Award Recipient.
- Author, “Police Brutality and the Public’s Call for Accountability: Why the Supreme Court Should Recalibrate Qualified Immunity,” Villanova Law Review’s Tolle Lege, June 2020
- Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law
- Cornell University