Mr. Patterson is a founding partner in the Houston law firm of Walker & Patterson, P.C. His practice consists primarily of consumer bankruptcy representation and bankruptcy litigation. Before practicing in Houston, he earned his B.A. in finance at Southern Methodist University and a J.D. from Southern Methodist University. Following law school, Mr. Patterson practiced bankruptcy law with the law firm of Creel & Atwood in Dallas. He is currently a member of NACBA and is a past council member of the Bankruptcy Law Section of the State Bar of Texas.