Patrick Rogers

Support Legal | Co-Founder & Principal

Patrick is Co-Founder and Principal at Support Legal, a new legal services platform for entrepreneurs and emerging companies that is leading the innovation of the legal sector in the Middle East & Africa region. Patrick has many years of practice as a corporate lawyer (with Jones Day and DLA Piper, two of the world’s largest law firms) where he was exposed to a wide array of transactions, including venture capital financings, mergers and acquisitions, restructurings, joint ventures, franchise, distribution and IP licensing arrangements, corporate financings and private equity transactions. Patrick is active in the venture capital space and acts as a director and advisor to a number of companies across a range of geographies and industries. Patrick also serves as a start-up mentor with 1776, a global incubator and seed fund helping start-ups transform industries that impact millions of lives every day: education, energy & sustainability, health, transportation and cities. He received his B.A. from the University of British Columbia and a J.D. from Western University. Patrick is qualified to practice law in Canada and England & Wales.

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