Patrick K. Nakamura

Patrick K. Nakamura

Patrick K. Nakamura

Commissioner
(202) 434-9975

Education

Georgetown University Law Center, Washington, D.C. (J.D. 1978)
University of California, Berkeley, CA (A.B. 1973)

Professional Experience

April 2015 to Present

Commissioner
Federal Mine Safety and Health Review Commission

September 2014 to April 2015

Acting Chairman
Federal Mine Safety and Health Review Commission

May 2010 to August 2014

Commissioner
Federal Mine Safety and Health Review Commission

1989 to 2010

Trial Attorney, Labor & Employment
Nakamura, Quinn, Walls, Weaver & Davies, Birmingham, AL

1985 to 1989

Trial Attorney, Labor & Employment
Stropp & Nakamura, Birmingham, AL

1983-1985

Trial Attorney, Labor & Employment
Cooper, Mitch & Crawford, Birmingham, AL

1978-1982

Staff /Managing Attorney
Legal Services Corporation of Alabama, Dothan, AL

Professional Affiliations

State Bar of Alabama; U.S. Supreme Court; U.S. Courts of Appeals for the 5th and 11th
Circuits; U.S. District Courts for the Northern, Middle and Southern Districts of Alabama