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Meet Patrick

Patrick Gurski is a life-long conservative who supports the rights of the unborn, a secure border, election integrity and real property tax reform.  He was born and raised in Beaumont, TX where his father retired as Beaumont Police Officer and his mother is a retired school teacher.

After graduating from Lamar University in 2004, Patrick went to work in the Texas Legislature serving as the Chief of Staff for Conservative Republican State Representative Dwayne Bohac. After his time working for our shared conservative beliefs in the State Legislature, he enrolled in South Texas College of Law where, while attending, he was mobilized and deployed with the Texas Army National Guard to Afghanistan serving as an advisor with the Afghanistan Uniformed Police and earning a Bronze Star Medal for his wartime service. After passing the Texas Bar, Patrick went on to work for the Victoria County District Attorney’s Office and later to work as a Senior Assistant Prosecutor in the Galveston County District Attorney’s Office handling felony cases while overseeing the office’s Human Trafficking Division. Patrick is an attorney at Eiland & Bonnin, P.C. in Galveston where he focuses primarily on criminal law and contract cases. He volunteers as a defense attorney representing veterans in the Galveston County Veterans Treatment Court program and is a member of the Galveston Rotary Club.

Patrick currently lives in Galveston with his wife, Erin, who is a Nurse Practitioner at UTMB, and their two young children, Amelia (3 years), and Patrick Henry (6 months).