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Patrick James Hatch

Patrick James Hatch

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About Me

I have a passion for helping real people to solve their individual problems.  Each person has a different set of circumstances and no two clients are the same.  This presents a great challenge but also great reward in success.


Languages Spoken: French, Spanish

Practice Areas


  1. Immigration: 95%
    8 years, 1.2 thousand cases
  2. Asylum: 5%



Fixed (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

1 total 

  • John William Rockers

    Attorney Hatch is a superb immigration attorney.


    John Rockers Immigration Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

Contact Info

Hatch Rockers Immigration

4909 Waters Edge Drive
Suite 218
Raleigh, NC, 27606

Po Box 1847
Durham, NC, 27702

115 Market Street, Suite 300
Po Box 1847
Durham, NC, 27702



DCActive 200901/04/2012
NYCurrently registered 200703/13/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Empire State CounselNew York State Bar Association2009
Best Open MemorandumGeorge Mason University School of Law2004
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyHatch Law Office2007 - Present
AttorneySynergy Legal Professionals2007 - 2007
AssociateAkst & Akst2006 - 2006
Law ClerkYerman Group2005 - 2006
Association NamePosition NameDuration
US Supreme CourtAdmitted to Practice2011 - Present
North Carolina Bar AssociationMember2010 - Present
Immigration Working GroupVolunteer Attorney2010 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationMember2007 - Present
Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Poet/ProfessorLawful Permanent Resident Status with no employer necessary
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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Yeshiva University, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of LawN/AJuris Doctor2006
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
North Carolina Central University Law SchoolImmigration Law: Why is State Enforcement So Complicated?2011
El Centro Legal ClinicFree legal clinic2010
Citizenship DayNaturalization2010
Know Your RightsImmigration Detention and Removal2009
Cameron Village Library Legal SeriesImmigration Basics2009
Fusion Hispanic Market Advantage ConferenceImmigration Law for Employers2008