Jerry D. Patchen, Attorney at Law
Criminal & Civil Litigation
Jerry D. Patchen brings four decades of experience and wisdom to the trial practice of criminal, civil and family cases. For over 25 years he has earned very high peer review ratings in legal ability and ethical standards. Representing clients in more than 25 states, his ability to litigate cases in State and Federal Courts is remarkable. “Not Guilty” in criminal trials including capital murder, possession and delivery of drugs, robbery, assault, theft and DWI. His victories include defense of a federal conspiracy indictment with one million pounds
Civil recoveries include $8.5 million in business litigation and million dollar recoveries involving wrongful death, automobile and truck accidents, rollovers, gunshot victims and malpractice. Civil cases range from divorces, will contest, toxic exposure, Jones Act claims and products liability. Jerry Patchen was awarded the distinguished Lifetime Achievement Award by the State Bar of Texas for his tireless pro bono efforts on behalf of the American Indians. He worked to secure their religious freedom, land rights and recovery of ancestral remains and sacred objects.
Uniquely devoting his skill to a broad range of cases he says, “It’s all about proving facts.”
JERRY D. PATCHEN
PATCHEN & HARKINS ATTORNEYS AT LAW
Houston, TX 77002