Patrick obtained a Bachelor of Science degree from Newcastle University in 1976 and became an associate of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors in 1981. He has been a partner of Wrather & Co., Edwards & Co. and since 1999 has been the director of P D O’Herlihy Chartered Surveyors. He was awarded a fellowship from the RICS in 1996.
Patrick undertakes valuations of commercial properties (including properties held in client SIPP and SASS portfolios and on behalf of wealth funds and actuaries) on behalf of Impey & Company, but also has experiences in commercial and industrial disposal and acquisition, commercial property management, advice on land law (adverse possession, boundary disputes), advice on negligence claims, negotiations leases and lease renewals, rating appeals, advice on residential land (sales subject to planning) and small refurbishment schemes. Patrick has never had any professional claims or endorsements against any work undertaken through his career.