Patrick Sturm is a Manager of Content and Product Initiatives for Lexis Practice Advisor® with over 15 years of legal experience and a broad professional background in commercial transactions and ancillary litigation both in-house and in private practice. He joined LexisNexis® from Capitol Bancorp Limited, where he served as director of regulatory compliance providing advice and counsel on regulatory compliance matters in a changing and challenging bank regulatory environment. Patrick has extensive experience in financial services and banking, having also served as senior counsel to Capitol Bancorp Limited, where he managed general business matters with an emphasis on banking, financial services, loan and security documentation and enforcement. Additionally, Patrick has extensive experience in commercial real estate matters, having served as general counsel to a multi-state commercial real estate developer where he provided advice and counsel on general business matters with an emphasis on land development, purchases and sales, commercial leases, and asset management.
In addition to his work in-house, Patrick worked in the commercial law departments of Sacks Tierney, PA and Jennings, Strouss & Salmon, PLC. Patrick began his legal career with Fox, Shjeflo, Hartley & Babu, LLP, where he handled transactional matters and ancillary litigation arising in conjunction therewith.
Patrick earned his JD from Santa Clara University School of Law, his MBA from Arizona State University, and his BS in Economics from Santa Clara University. He is a member of the California and Arizona Bar Associations.
In his spare time, Patrick enjoys reading, writing, and all music genres.