Patrick Westerfield



Patrick L. Westerfield was born on May 3, 1961 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. He has practiced law in New Mexico for twenty-four years. Patrick’s law firm was established in 1917 by his grandfather, and it has been passed down through three generations of the Westerfield Family. Patrick practices in the area of Taxation, Estate Planning, Probate, Real Estate, Business and Adoptions. He is very active in the legal community providing legal services throughout New Mexico, and he donates a fair amount of time to pro bono causes involving children, disabled adults, and the elderly.

Patrick has been a Member of the Board of Trustees for People to People International since 2012, and he has traveled on over 25 delegations around the world as a Goodwill Ambassador promoting peace through understanding. He also is a Member of the Board of Directors of La Familia-Namaste Inc., New Mexico’s premier adoption and treatment foster care agency.

Patrick has been married to Sharon for 29 years, and Patrick and Sharon have five children, four of which have been adopted from around the world.

Patrick is passionate about celebrating life and bringing peace to our planet.


Chair, International Programs Committee