Nix Patterson, LLP

Nick Shodrok

Associate / Austin


Baylor University School of Law, Juris Doctor, 2019

The University of Texas, Bachelor of Arts, Government, 2016

Awards and Academic Honors

Duberstein National Moot Court Competition Semifinalist

Elliot Cup Moot Court Competition Competitor

Professional Associations and Memberships

State Bar of Texas

The Litigation Section of the State Bar of Texas

Bar and Court Admissions


U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas

U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Oklahoma

U.S. District Court for the Western District of Oklahoma

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit


Nick Shodrok joined Nix Patterson’s Austin office in 2019, with his practice focusing on general and complex civil litigation. Specifically, Nick has experience representing clients across the country in a wide array of civil litigation matters, including False Claims Act whistleblower litigation and insurance bad faith litigation. Nick also has experience representing sovereign Native American Tribal Nations in lawsuits seeking to recover monetary damages.

During his first two years in practice, Nick gained extensive discovery, oral argument, deposition, and pretrial experience in state and federal courts—experience that he employs to zealously represent the firm’s clients in a myriad of civil litigation matters across the country.

Prior to joining the firm, Nick attended Baylor Law School where he competed on Baylor’s distinguished moot court team—earning a spot in the semifinals at the Duberstein National Bankruptcy Moot Court Competition in New York.