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John D. Bowers

Chief Operating Officer

John Bowers serves as Patterson Intellectual Property Law’s primary contact for vendor relationships. Within the firm, he is responsible for developing and implementing the Firm’s business strategy. In addition, John oversees the day-to-day functioning of the Firm’s finance, technology, business development and marketing, facilities, attorney and staff recruitment, human resources and benefits operations.

Prior to moving to Nashville,  John led Fox Rothschild LLP’s business development projects for more than 150 attorneys.  He spent 16 years of his professional career in law firm business development in Philadelphia, where he also worked with firms Saul Ewing LLP, Duane Morris LLP and Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP.

He is the Chair of the Professional Development Board within the American Bar Association’s Law Practice Division, the Executive Director of the Tennessee Intellectual Property Law Association and the Treasurer of the Middle Tennessee Association of Legal Administrators.