Patrick T. Fennell Esq.

Patrick T. Fennell Esq.

Roanoke, Virginia
866-297-5221 (After Hours)

Patrick T. Fennell is a graduate of The Marshall-Wythe School of Law at the College of William & Mary (J.D., 1996), the U.S. Navy Postgraduate School (M.S., 1988) and The Tulane University of Louisiana (B.A., 1983). Mr. Fennell served with distinction in the United States Navy for ten years and is a veteran of the Persian Gulf War. Since receiving his law degree Mr. Fennell has distinguished himself in the courtroom with multi-million dollar verdicts. He has tried hundreds of cases in Virginia’s state courts, and in the District and Bankruptcy Courts of the United States. Mr. Fennell specializes in representing injured persons in claims involving negligence, wrongful death, products liability, mass tort and other complex theories of liability.  He is currently pursuing claims against pharmaceutical companies and other large corporations for personal injuries and wrongful death caused by defective medical products and devices, in state and Federal courts around the country.

Mr. Fennell joined Crandall & Katt in 2008 and is Lead Counsel in its Mass Tort Litigation Group.  He is licensed to practice law in the Commonwealth of Virginia and in the State of West Virginia, and is a member of the Virginia Trial Lawyers Association, the West Virginia Association for Justice and the Mass Tort Trial Lawyers Association.

Areas of Practice

  • 100% Mass Tort Personal Injury and Wrongful Death

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Virginia, 1996
  • West Virginia, 2010
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 4th Circuit, 2007
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Virginia, 1996
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Virginia, 1996
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of West Virginia, 2010
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court Western District of Virginia, 1999


  • The College of William and Mary, Marshall-Wythe School of Law, Williamsburg, Virginia
    • J.D. - 1996
  • United States Naval Postgraduate School Monterey, CA
    • M.S. - 1988
  • Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana
    • B.A. - 1983

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Virginia Trial Lawyers Association, 1996 - Present
  • West Virginia Association for Justice, 2010 - Present
  • Mass Tort Trial Lawyers Association, 2011 - Present