Eric Lee Patterson is a partner with Blair & Bondurant. He was born in Yazoo County, Mississippi, where he raised cattle on his family farm. In 2007, Eric graduated with honors from the University of Mississippi Law School, earning his Juris Doctor, summa cum laude. While in law school, Eric served on the Mississippi Law Journal and the Moot Court Board. Eric earned a Bachelor of Business Administration from Delta State University in 2001. Eric is admitted to practice in all Mississippi State Courts, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, and the U.S. District Courts for the Northern and Southern Districts. Eric has litigated numerous cases in the federal and state courtrooms throughout Mississippi, rendered title opinions covering thousands of surface and mineral acres, and practices before administrative agencies.
Eric has experience in many areas of the law, including: