Associate, Patrick M. Bailey
Associate, Patrick M. Bailey

Patrick M. Bailey


Areas Of Practice

Patrick Bailey is an Associate of Boyd & Jenerette, P.A., practicing remotely from Palm Beach Gardens.  Patrick is part of the firm’s appellate division.  Prior to joining the firm, Patrick acquired experience in the public and private sectors.  Patrick served as a floating law clerk for multiple judges at the Florida Fourth District Court of Appeal.  He then went on to clerk for the Honorable Justice Jorge Labarga at the Florida Supreme Court.  After his clerkships, Mr. Bailey was an associate at a large defense firm where he handled complex commercial litigation and professional malpractice cases.

While in law school, Patrick served as executive editor for the Florida State Law Review.  Patrick also worked as a research assistant to two professors and a teaching assistant for Law, Classics, and Scriptures.

In his free time, Patrick enjoys reading a variety of non-fiction literature, brewing beer, and playing with his two daughters.


  • Florida, 2017
  • United States District Court, Southern District of Florida, 2021


  • The Florida Bar
  • The First District Appellate American Inn of Court, 2020-present
  • Palm Beach County Bar Association, 2018-2019
    • Professionalism Committee, Board Member, 2018-2019
    • Young Lawyers Section, Board Member, 2018-2019
    • Law Related Education Committee, Board Member, 2018-2019

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  • J.D., Florida State University College of Law, magna cum laude, 2017
    • Order of the Coif
    • Dean’s list
    • Outstanding Editor, The Florida State Law Review
    • Book awards: Jurisprudence, Global Pharmaceutical Law; Florida Constitutional Law
  • B.A., Stetson University, cum laude, 2014
    • Dean’s list
    • Outstanding Senior, Department of Sociology and Anthropology


  • Patrick Bailey, Big Brother or Big Pharma: The Lion Fight Over the Surveillance and Promotion of Pharmaceutical Use in America, 44 FLA. ST. U. L. REV. 1483 (2017).
  • Patrick Bailey, Relationship Status? It’s Complicated: Redefining Sexuality in the Workplace in Light of Obergefell and the EEOC, 44 FLA. ST. U. L. REV. 325 (2016).
  • The Florida Style Manual (8th ed.) – Co. Editor

Comprehensive Services

Many cases overlap several areas of law. As a full service law firm, we are able to recognize how one legal discipline impacts another. We work as a team on complex issues that require knowledge of a variety of state and federal laws. This multi-disciplinary approach allows clients to receive the large-firm advantage of access to multiple attorneys in a wide scope of practice areas as well as the hands-on customer service offered by a boutique law firm. In addition to civil litigation, employment law, workers’ compensation defense, commercial law, construction law and appeals, our firm also handles professional liability claims.

Our bilingual staff is available to assist with immigration matters, including consular and removal defenses.