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James Patrick

Associate, Cleveland
t: 440.838.8800
f: 440.838.8805


Jim Patrick is an associate in the firm's Cleveland office. He represents employers in various labor and employment legal matters, including representing employers in a wide variety of employment litigation in state and federal courts and before various administrative agencies. Additionally, Jim represents employers in traditional labor matters. He has also participated in a jury trial in Ohio state court. 

Prior to joining Fisher Phillips, Jim worked as a Labor and Employment Associate for a law firm in Cincinnati.

Honors & Leadership

Community Activities

  • Alumni Advisory Board, University of Cincinnati Law Review
  • Prior to moving to Cleveland, Jim served as a tutor for Cincinnati Public Schools.


Seminars & Speaking Engagements

  • “Best Practices for Workplace Investigations”
  • “Best Practices for Workplace Investigations”
    Ohio Chamber of Commerce’s HR Academy


  • Preserving the Right to a Jury Trial in Public Employee Free Speech Litigation: The Protected Status of Speech Must be Labeled a Mixed Question of Law and Fact, 79 U. Cin. L. Rev. 375 (2010)
  • The Civility Police: The Rising Need to Balance Students’ Rights to Off-Campus Internet Speech Against the School’s Compelling Interests, 79 U. Cin. L. Rev. 855 (2010).

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