David C. Patterson

Board Member

Founder and Chairman of the Board of Directors, Brandywine Trust Company, LLC

Mr. Patterson is the Founder and Chairman of the Board of Directors of Brandywine Trust Group as well as the Chairman of the Investment Committee of Brandywine Group Advisors, Inc.


Prior to founding Brandywine in 1992, Mr. Patterson was Administrative Assistant to the Hon. Francis W. Sargent, Governor of Massachusetts, Law Clerk to the Hon. Carl McGowan, Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, Law Clerk to Justice Harry A. Blackmun, Supreme Court of the United States, Assistant U.S. Attorney, Chief Appellate Attorney, Southern District of New York, and Associate at Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison.


Mr. Patterson graduated from Harvard College in 1970 and from Harvard Law School (Magna Cum Laude) in 1974.