Biography

Patrick B. Tobin is a business lawyer who is a trusted legal adviser to companies and their owners.  Patrick will help you start, grow, finance or raise equity for your business, acquire new or additional lines of business and, when conditions are right, sell your business.  Patrick’s client base reflects the diversity of industries and company sizes which are in Texas or are investing in Texas businesses.   He also represents large family owned businesses and their families in family office, succession planning, asset protection, diversification, acquisition, divestiture and financing transactions.

Patrick represents clients in a variety of corporate, securities and other business law matters, including mergers, acquisitions, equity and debt financings, public and private securities offerings, venture capital funding, private equity transactions, international transactions, and other general business law matters.

Patrick has served in a number of leadership roles in the firm, including: the Management Committee, Compensation Committee, Practice Group Leader, and Managing Partner of the San Antonio Office.

Practice Expertise

Patrick brings his corporate law experience to clients in a variety of industries, including:

  • Construction and Engineering
  • Food and Beverage
  • Energy
  • Financial Services
  • Healthcare
  • Real Estate
  • Technology

Career Highlights

  • The Best Lawyers in America – Corporate, Mergers & Acquisitions, and Securities Law, 2005-2016
  • Super Lawyer, Thomson Reuters, 2003-2011
  • Who’s Who in Law & Accounting, San Antonio Business Journal, 2012-2014
  • Outstanding Lawyer, San Antonio Business Journal, 2012-2014
  • Who’s Who in Energy, San Antonio Business Journal, 2012-2014
  • Best Lawyer, S.A. Scene, 2007-2009, 2011-2016
  • Articles Editor, St. Mary’s Law Journal
  • Harlan Society
  • Briefing Attorney, Supreme Court of Texas

Community

Community Leadership (Present and Past)

  • The University of Texas at Austin – Advisory Council for the School of Undergraduate Studies, Chair
  • World Affairs Council of San Antonio, Chair and Board of Trustees
  • Rotary Club of San Antonio, President
  • San Antonio Chamber of Commerce, Board and Membership Chair
  • San Antonio Museum of Art, Board of Trustees and Secretary
  • Christ Episcopal Church, Senior Warden
  • Clarity Child Guidance Center, Board Chair
  • Texas Bar Foundation, Life Fellow
  • Texas General Counsel Forum – Austin/San Antonio Chapter, Board

News & Events

  • Client Results

    Jackson Walker Represents ZEC Corporation in the Sale of Precision Resource Company to System One

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  • Spotlight

    Jackson Walker Congratulates Its Best Lawyers in America 2016

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  • Client Results

    Jackson Walker Represents TFS Corporation in up to $244.9 Million Acquisition of Bioscience Companies

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  • Spotlight

    San Antonio Partners and Counsel Named ‘Best S.A. Lawyers’

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  • Press release

    Eight Jackson Walker Attorneys Selected to American City Business Journals’ “Who’s Who in Energy” List

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  • Press release

    Patrick Tobin Co-Hosts World Affairs Council of San Antonio 2014 International Citizen of the Year Award Dinner

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  • Press release

    Jackson Walker Congratulates Its Best Lawyers in America 2015

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  • Press release

    Jackson Walker Represents Zachry Engineering Corporation in Strategic Acquisition

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  • Press release

    Twelve Jackson Walker Attorneys Selected to ‘American City Business Journals’ “Who’s Who in Energy” List

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  • Press release

    Jackson Walker attorneys selected for 2014 The Best Lawyers in America

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  • Press release

    Finance Monthly Magazine Names Jackson Walker Transaction “Deal of the Month”

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  • Press release

    Jackson Walker Represents Minority Owners and Key Executives of Bottom Line Services in Sale to MasTec

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  • Press release

    Nine Jackson Walker Attorneys Selected to ‘American City Business Journals’ “Who’s Who in Energy” List

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  • Press release

    Jackson Walker Deal a Finalist for M&A Advisor Awards

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  • Press release

    Jackson Walker Represents Zachry Holdings in Acquisition of JV Industrial

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  • Press release

    Jackson Walker Congratulates Its Thirteen ‘S.A. Scene’ Lawyers: Best of 2012

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  • Press release

    Patrick Tobin Speaks to World Affairs Council, Introduces Council’s International Citizen of the Year

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