Timothy J. Patterson



Timothy Patterson is an associate and business litigation lawyer with Foley & Lardner LLP. He is a member of the firm’s Business Litigation & Dispute Resolution and Distribution & Franchise Practices.

During law school, Mr. Patterson was a summer associate in Foley’s Litigation Department. He also served as a law clerk with The Marcus Corporation and as a research assistant to Associate Dean and Professor of Law Matthew Parlow at Marquette University Law School.


Mr. Patterson earned his law degree from Marquette University Law School (J.D., magna cum laude, 2014), where he was a comment editor for the Marquette Law Review, was a leader for the Marquette Academic Success Program, and earned seven CALI Awards for highest grade, including awards in civil procedure, alternative dispute resolution, advanced legal research, and employment law. He was also on the Dean’s list and was a Thomas More Law Scholarship recipient. Mr. Patterson received his bachelor’s degree in political science with a minor in English from the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee (B.A., magna cum laude, 2011), where he was also named to the Dean’s list.


Mr. Patterson is admitted to practice in Wisconsin, the U.S. District Court for the Eastern and Western Districts of Wisconsin, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit.