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Patricia McGowan


Patricia (Tricia) Murphy McGowan is a zealous advocate for persons who sustain injuries due to the negligence of others. Her areas of focus include car crashes and premises liability. Patricia grew up in Montgomery County, Maryland. Thereafter, she obtained an undergraduate degree in Secondary English Education from DePaul University. After teaching one year of high school in Chicago, IL, and two years in Denver, CO, she attended Barry University School of Law, where she graduated Cum Laude. While attending law school, she clerked for Judge Weiss on the Ninth Judicial Circuit Court of Florida.

Her clients inspire her and drive her to deliver impressive results. Each client has their own unique story, and she is passionate about unearthing that story and communicating it to those responsible for compensating her clients for their losses. Read what her clients have to say about her over on Avvo.

She is a member of the Maryland Association for Justice (MAJ) and proudly serves on the Executive Committee of the MAJ’s Women’s Caucus.

Patricia lives in Montgomery County with her husband and their son, Kerry.


  • Moot Court Honors Board
  • Clerked for Judge Weiss Ninth Judicial Circuit Court of Florida

  • J.D. Barry University School of Law - Graduate School
  • Undergraduate degree in Secondary English Education DePaul University - University
Why McGowan & Cecil, LLC?
  • Our attorneys possess more than 120 years of collective legal experience.
  • We return calls! Our goal is to provide "Platinum Concierge Service."
  • Every case will be assigned at least one attorney and one paralegal.
  • We’ve won financial compensation in excess of $1 million on a multitude of cases.
  • We handle PIP & property damage issues at no additional fee.
  • We’ve represented thousands of injured clients over three decades.
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