Patrick Smith
Philadelphia Office

1735 Market Street
21st Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19103-7505

P: 215-772-7684
F: 215-772-7620


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.

Selected Publications

  • 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

Academic Achievements

  • Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law (J.D., magna cum laude)
    • Order of the Coif
    • Class of 2021 Leonard Levin Memorial Award Recipient
    • Villanova Law Review Online Editor, 2020 – 2021
    • Villanova Law Review Staff Writer, 2019 – 2020
  • Cornell University (B.S.)
    • Cornell University Basketball Team