Patrick Higgins

Patrick currently works in the employment department on a wide variety of cases including discrimination and unfair dismissal claims. Patrick has also dealt with several large group claims for protective award, redundancy pay and holiday pay claims. Including working on behalf of GMB members in the SSI steelworks redundancy litigation.

Prior to joining Pattinson & Brewer Patrick previously worked as paralegal at a full service firm on Chancery Lane, working on cases at all levels of the civil courts including the Supreme Court.

Patrick has a long family history in the Trade Union movement and has a real passion to ensure that all individuals are able to protect themselves against big corporate or governmental interests.

Patrick has been involved in Labour Party politics for a number of years and is active in his local party. He also enjoys watching, (but not really playing) football and cricket.