Patrick Williams is a Partner in Bennett Thrasher’s Tax practice. He works in the U.S. real estate industry focusing on issues facing domestic and foreign investors, developers and closely-held real estate concerns. He has extensive experience with domestic and foreign investors, developers, contractors and managers.
Prior to Bennett Thrasher, Patrick served as KPMG’s National Partner-in-Charge of Inbound U.S. Real Estate services as well as Partner-in-Charge of the Atlanta Real Estate Tax practice. In these positions, he was responsible for tax consulting and compliance services for a wide range of real estate clients in the U.S. and Europe.
Patrick is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) licensed in Georgia. He is a member of the Association of Foreign Investors in Real Estate (AFIRE) and was the organization’s 2005-2007 Director of Tax and Legal Information. He is also a former member of the Tax Policy Committee of the Real Estate Roundtable.
- Master of Taxation, Georgia State University
- Bachelor of Science (Accounting), Clemson University
- American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
- Georgia Society of CPAs (GSCPA)