- Dean’s Honor List (Top 10 – Class of ’88) – Bachelor of Laws – University of Western Ontario
- Arnup Cup Trial Competition – Gold Medalist
- C.B.I.A National Essay Competition – Gold Medalist
- Appointed Queen’s Counsel – January 2008
For over 35 years Patrick Fagan has devoted his professional life to the defence of persons charged with criminal offences.
Patrick Fagan has secured verdicts of NOT guilty in a number of high-profile cases and has an established record of success. At the risk of stating the abundantly obvious, there is a big difference between “defending” a high-profile case (indeed, any case) and actually “winning”.
Patrick Fagan’s high-profile cases include a couple of the largest drug seizures in the history of Alberta… (Regina vs. Cortez) & Regina vs. GGG, the Chestermere Youth Murder Case, Calgary Double Homicide, the Calgary Fire Fighter Escort Agency Case, the Gun-Toting Hero Case, the Good Samaritan Case, Regina vs. Taylor 2014 SCC 50, and the British Columbia Property Trafficking Case.