Patrick Cozens


After graduating from the University of Adelaide with Honours, Patrick worked as a South Australian Government Lawyer in the Crown Solicitor’s Office for 3 years.

Patrick then moved to Alice Springs and practised law in the private sector for 3 years. He then moved to Darwin where he continued to work for a large private firm.

In 2015, Patrick became a founding Director and Partner at Cozens Johansen Lawyers with Nick Johansen.


In the community, Patrick has previously served as a Board Member the NT State Council of the Australian Human Resources Institute and of the Memo Club in Alice Springs. Patrick has also previously been a Board Member of the Chamber of Commerce NT, and has held a number of roles in other organisations in Alice Springs.


  • Bachelor of Laws (Hons) (University of Adelaide)
  • Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice (Law Society of South Australia)
  • Admitted as a Legal Practitioner (2008)
  • High Court of Australia Register of Practitioners (2011)
  • Certified HR Professional (CAHRI) with AHRI

Professional Memberships

  • Law Society of the Northern Territory