Carol Patterson, Senior Partner, Named a City & State 2022 "Responsible 100" Honoree


(New York, December 15, 2022) – Zetlin & De Chiara Senior Partner Carol J. Patterson has been named to City & State’s 2022 “Responsible 100,” a list of “New York’s 100 most outstanding corporate citizens.”

The award is intended to honor an “elite group of NY’s most powerful executives, thought leaders, visionaries and influencers, who are setting new standards of excellence, dedication and leadership in improving their communities and making transformative change.”

Ms. Patterson, a broadly experienced construction industry litigator and transactional attorney, advises clients on complex litigations, contracts and risk management strategies. In New York, she has been involved in high profile projects including the modernization of Lincoln Center, the Jacob Javits Center, the Museum of Modern Art and new buildings at Hudson Yards.

Ms. Patterson is an engaged member of the professional community who supports opportunities for women interested in the real estate and construction industry. She has led or had significant roles in numerous professional organizations in the legal, construction and real estate fields and has garnered widespread recognition as a leading attorney in the construction field.


About Zetlin & De Chiara LLP

Zetlin & De Chiara LLP, a leading construction law firm, provides sophisticated legal counsel and business advice to real estate owners, developers, institutions, design professionals, contractors, and other parties involved in construction projects in the United States and internationally. Many of its attorneys have direct experience with construction and design issues through their work as in-house construction counsel, education and training as architects and engineers, and by earning LEED accreditation. The firm provides counsel throughout the planning, design, and construction process — from drafting and negotiating contracts to advising on risk management strategies. Zetlin & De Chiara represents clients in litigation and alternative dispute resolution, and advises on business formation, licensing, and corporate issues.

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