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Patrick T. Doherty, Esq.

Criminal Defense & Personal Injury

Patrick Doherty, based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, is a profoundly accomplished attorney with a passion for upholding justice, fostering client relationships, and driving exceptional legal outcomes. A seasoned practitioner in criminal defense and personal injury law, he has built a career marked by compassion, integrity, and dedication to his clients' needs.

Mr. Doherty's unique blend of empathy and expertise stems from his extensive experience and Philadelphia roots. He understands the diverse complexities faced by the individuals in his community, establishing personal connections with each client he represents. His legal journey, initiated at Delaware Law School, encompassed various legal fields, including internships at the District Attorney's Office of Philadelphia. It was here that he began honing his advocacy skills, successfully arguing cases on behalf of the Commonwealth.

"In the court of law, I fight for justice. In the court of life, I stand for humanity. Every case is a life's story, and it is my honor to represent and redefine those narratives positively."

After his admission to the bar, Mr. Doherty rapidly became an influential legal figure across Pennsylvania, handling cases in Philadelphia, Chester County, Montgomery County, Delaware County, Bucks County, Lancaster County, and Berks County. His experience working with individuals from disparate social, economic, and cultural backgrounds has granted him a unique capability to empathize with and effectively represent his clients. His primary expertise lies in criminal defense, particularly drug-related offenses. In this capacity, Mr. Doherty has not only led hundreds of clients to favorable legal outcomes but also played an instrumental role in their recovery from drug or alcohol addiction. This dual commitment to their legal and personal wellbeing has garnered recognition from The National Trial Lawyers association, who have honored him as a Top 40 Under 40 attorney in Pennsylvania.

Mr. Doherty’s expertise extends to personal injury law, where he has secured millions in settlements for his clients. His steadfast dedication to obtaining just compensation for their injuries and losses demonstrates his unyielding commitment to their best interests.

At The Town Law LLC, Mr. Doherty’s mission remains constant: to guide his clients through the often daunting legal system with personal, approachable service, achieving the best possible resolution to their legal predicaments. Always available and ever-passionate, he continues to make a difference in the lives of his clients, both in and out of the courtroom.

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania


  • J.D. - Delaware Law School, 2019

  • B.A. - Temple University, 2016


  • Charles E. Zencey Award for Environmental Advocacy, 2018

  • Top 40 Under 40 Criminal Defense attorneys in Pennsylvania, National Trial Lawyers, 2022

  • Best Probate Lawyers in Philadelphia, Expertise. 2022

  • Client's Choice Award, Avvo, 2022