Holmes Murphy announced the appointment of Andrew Patton as architecture and engineering technical consultant. Patton will help lead risk management education and resources for Holmes Murphy’s architecture, engineering and construction clients, while using his background as a construction lawyer in private practice. “Andrew is very fitting for this role with a background in construction and design litigation. He excels at working directly with clients to navigate through the challenges of the industry, identifying the best possible risk management tactics and developing strategies for their unique needs,” said Paula Dixon, senior vice president of property casualty at Holmes Murphy. Patton will guide several key initiatives in this growing field at Holmes Murphy, according to a news release.