Timothy Patterson

Partner

+1 650 843 5038
tpatterson@cooley.com

Timothy G. Patterson focuses on employee benefit plans, executive compensation and ERISA. His experience includes regularly counseling corporate, partnership and tax-exempt clients on the design, qualification, administration, amendment and termination of all types of employee benefit plans. These include 401(k) and other qualified retirement plans, health and welfare benefit plans, nonqualified deferred compensation arrangements and stock compensation programs. His employee benefits practice also has entailed advising clients on the treatment of employee benefits plans and executive compensation arrangements in corporate merger and acquisition transactions as well as on the use of ESOPs and similar plans to finance corporate transactions.

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Practices & Industries

Education

  • University of California, Hastings College of the Law
    JD, Order of the Coif, 1981

  • Stanford University
    BA, 1976


Admissions & Credentials

California

Memberships

  • American Bar Association

Contact

+1 650 843 5038 office
tpatterson@cooley.com

3175 Hanover Street
Palo Alto, CA 94304-1130