Carol J. Patterson is a partner in the New York City office of Zetlin & De Chiara, LLP, where her practice is focused on construction law. She has represented clients in connection with a wide range of commercial, residential, arts, and infrastructure projects. She writes and speaks frequently on construction law issues. She has served as president of the Association of Real Estate Women in New York City. She is a member of the Governing Committee of the ABA Forum on the Construction Industry.