Patrick D. Wier
Patrick D. Wier is an associate in LaCava Jacobson & Goodis’ Tampa office where he focuses his practice primarily in medical practice and insurance defense. Mr. Wier graduated from the United States Naval Academy with a Bachelor of Science in American politics and law, previously serving the United States Navy for ten years as a surface warfare officer and most recently as Judge Advocate General. He later continued his education at Creighton University School of Law earning a Master of Science, cum laude, while simultaneously receiving a Juris Doctor, cum laude. After law school he attended Naval Justice School, earning his certification to practice in military courts, with honors. While in law school, Mr. Wier served as the President of the Student Bar Association and founded the Veterans Law Society. The organization, which continues to thrive today, educates law students, attorneys, and the general public on legal issues specific to veterans and provides pro bono legal support for veterans in need. Mr. Wier has represented clients before the Naval Discharge Review Board and the Board for Correction of Naval Records.
Patrick is an active Navy Reserve Judge Advocate General and member of the Florida Bar, Nebraska State Bar Association and Knights of Columbus. Prior to joining La Cava Jacobson & Goodis, Patrick worked for an insurance defense law firm handling both medical malpractice and general liability cases.
In his spare time, he enjoys traveling, fitness, outdoor activities, coaching his children’s soccer teams, and sharing his like of sports and outdoors with his wife and four children.
At La Cava Jacobson & Goodis, Patrick will be handling Medical Malpractice and general liability cases.