Attorney Patricia Tennant is passionate about defending the rights of the accused and ensuring that everyone receives a fair trial. She graduated from Radford University in Radford, Virginia with a Bachelor of Science in Political Science and a Minor in History in 2003. After college, Patricia interned in the office of Congressman Earl Blumenauer of Oregon. AFter her internship, she worked as a Legislative Assistant for Delegate Jim Scott in the Virginia House of Delegates. She later settled at the College of American Pathologists (CAP), working on a variety of health care issues impacting the practice of pathology for over 10 years. During her time at CAP, she became interested in criminal justice issues, such as wrongful convictions and racial disparities in the criminal justice system. She felt compelled to act and decided to attend law school as a part-time evening student.
Ms. Tennant graduated from George Mason University School of Law in 2021 and joined Patrick Anderson & Associates in 2022. Ms. Tennant has represented clients in a variety of criminal matters, including misdemeanors, felonies, and DUIs. She is a skilled advocate and is committed to providing her clients with the best possible representation. She is a thorough investigator and is always prepared to fight for her clients’ rights. She understands the emotional toll that a criminal charge has on a person’s life and treats her clients with respect and compassion as they navigate the legal system.