Patrice holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from York College, The City of New York University (C.U.N.Y), in New York. She continued her professional education by attending C.U.N.Y. in Paralegal Studies, where she graduated at the top of her class. She commenced her professional para-legal career at Skadden Arps where she worked in mass tort/products liability on the defence team of one of the major diet drug litigation lawsuits in the US. She gained further paralegal experience working in other major NY firms, such as Kaye Scholer, Cozen & O’Connor, Segal McCambridge and Jackson Lewis. Patrice then worked in-house for a major telecommunication company in their corporate legal department. In 2009 Patrice received her Paralegal Certification, from the National Association of Legal Assistants, and in 2014 her Advanced Certification in Contracts Management and Administration.
Outside of work she has a passion for dance and obtained a double degree (Masters and Doctorate) in Religious Fine Arts in Dance in 2012.
Areas of expertise:
- Litigation support;
- Pharmaceutical matters;