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Patrick L.

Lilburn, GA

$50/hour

A Patient PhD Tutor of Organic Chemistry

800+ Hours
4.9 average from 292 ratings
Exceptional tutor who has completely surpassed my expectations
— Melis, Atlanta, GA on 12/28/16

$50/Hour


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Wake Forest University
BS Chemistry, with Honors
Indiana University, Bloomington
PhD
North Carolina Central University School of Law
J.D.

Education

Wake Forest University (BS Chemistry, with Honors)

Indiana University, Bloomington (PhD)

North Carolina Central University School of Law (J.D.)

About Patrick

I love tutoring students in organic chemistry. I believe I'm one of the best tutors you can get and I offer a lot of value for my services: I often help students that other tutors have been unable to reach. If you feel desperate, contact me.

I emphasize learning how to think and using basic chemical concepts to solve a problem. I focus on mechanisms to teach reactions and I generally shy away from memorization. I enjoy helping students learn the art of synthesis. It is a lot like a sophisticated game of tinker toys. If you approach it like that, it can be enjoyable.

While I am mainly focused on students in undergraduate school, I am glad to help students in advanced or graduate level courses. I also help students with the organic chemistry portion of the MCAT.
I love tutoring students in organic chemistry. I believe I'm one of the best tutors you can get and I offer a lot of value for my services: I often help students that other tutors have been unable to reach. If you feel desperate, contact me.

I emphasize learning how to think and using basic chemical concepts to solve a problem. I focus
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Policies
Cancellation
4 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Lilburn, GA 30047
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"Exceptional tutor who has completely surpassed my expectations"

- Melis, Atlanta, GA on 12/28/16

"Patient and Flexible"

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"Highly Recommended!"

- Julia, Poughkeepsie, NY on 1/16/17

"Great Tutor"

- Tyler, Springville, UT on 1/11/17

"A wonderful tutor to work with"

- Dina, Alpharetta, GA on 1/9/17

"Amazing Tutor!"

- Kristen, Mantorville, MN on 12/22/16

"Great experience"

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"Knowledgeable and Patient Tutor"

- Kristine, New Caney, TX on 12/14/16

"An Excellent and Accommodating Tutor"

- Ally, Paris, TX on 12/10/16

"Great to work with!"

- Jackson, Delaware, OH on 10/17/16

"Very Pleased"

- J, Columbia, SC on 10/12/16

"Organic Chemistry"

- Allen, Forsyth, GA on 9/18/16

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- Bashaer, Chicago, IL on 9/10/16

"Knowledgable and Thorough"

- Vivian, Whitestone, NY on 8/18/16

"Super attentive!!!"

- Sarah, Atlanta, GA on 8/17/16

"Wonderful Tutor!"

- Megan, Kerrville, TX on 8/9/16

"A quality of tutoring I could never expect from anybody, even my own professors"

- Vahid, Houston, TX on 8/3/16

"Very helpful and knowledgeable!"

- Janu, Bakersfield, CA on 7/14/16

"Awesome Organic Chemistry tutor!!!"

- Claudia, Atlanta, GA on 7/4/16

"Overall great tutor!"

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"Great tutor"

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"Knowledgable"

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"Very helpful!"

- Dorianne, San Rafael, CA on 3/4/16

"Awesome tutor for organic chemistry!"

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"Very chill and relaxed tutor!"

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"Good Teaching Skills"

- Angela, Atlanta, GA on 7/13/15

"Very knowledgeable, joyful and encouraging tutor"

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"Very familiar with material, concise, clear"

- Linda, Alpharetta, GA on 6/24/15
Test Preparation:
MCAT

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Organic Chemistry

I have a Ph.D. in organic chemistry from Indiana University Bloomington in 1991. I worked at DuPont, Rhone-Poulenc Agrochemie as a research chemist. I have practiced chemical patent law for 20 years and work with research chemists all the time to patent their inventions. I have published a number of papers and have plenty of patents to my name.

Wake Forest University
BS Chemistry, with Honors
Indiana University, Bloomington
PhD
North Carolina Central University School of Law
J.D.

Education

Wake Forest University (BS Chemistry, with Honors)

Indiana University, Bloomington (PhD)

North Carolina Central University School of Law (J.D.)

Exceptional tutor who has completely surpassed my expectations

After a semester of frequent sessions with Patrick working through a daunting organic chemistry course, I can confidently say that it would truly be difficult, if not impossible, to find a more knowledgeable, passionate, creative, caring, and all-around joyful tutor than Pat. I was aware that organic chemistry is an incredibly intense course that requires great effort and dedication in order to tr

— Melis, Atlanta, GA on 12/28/16

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $50.00

Cancellation: 4 hours notice required

Travel policy

Patrick will travel within 20 miles of Lilburn, GA 30047.