Our Team

5 / 5.0
Peer Rating
Independently conducted by Martindale

Gary R. Patrick

Founding and Senior Partner

For over 45 years, Gary has concentrated his practice in commercial law and commercial litigation. In addition to handling several multi-million dollar construction litigation cases, he has also handled several complex commercial litigation cases. He practices in both state courts and federal courts. He has represented several publicly held companies as well as numerous small businesses. He also actively participates and practices in bankruptcy court involving business reorganizations. He handles transactional work for financial institutions and for companies and individuals as borrowers from financial institutions.

Practice Areas

Commercial law and transactions
Business and Commercial litigation
Construction litigation
Intellectual Property litigation
Employment law
Bankruptcy law


Tennessee, 1974
Georgia, 1979


J.D., University of Tennessee, 1974
B.S., honors, The University of
Tennessee, 1971

Professional Associations

Chattanooga Bar Association
Tennessee Bar Association
State Bar of Georgia
AV Martindale Hubbell Peer Rating
AV Martindale Hubbell Judicial Rating
Named Mid-South Super Lawyer, 2018-2023

Civic and Charitable Activities

Gary serves on the Board of Directors,
Executive Committee and as pro bono legal
counsel for the Austin Hatcher Foundation for
Pediatric Cancer