Patricia Oakes

Consultant, Expert Witness, and Life Care Planner,
Oakes Vocational Consulting and Life Care Planning

Contact Details

Oakes Vocational Consulting and Life Care Planning
Fort Mill, SC 29708

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  • Board Certified Rehabilitation Counselor (CRC)
  • Board Certified Life Care Planner (CLCP)
  • Chair for the IARP Forensic Section Board of Directors
  • Member-at-Large for the IARP Carolinas Chapter Board of Directors
  • Chair of the 2022 Carolinas Chapter Education Conference Planning Committee
  • Social Security Administration Expert Witness
  • Qualified Rehabilitation Professional 
  • Specializes in workers' compensation, long and short-term disability, personal injury, divorce, and Life Care Planning 


  • Certified Life Care Planner
  • Certified Rehabilitation Counselor


University of Texas at Austin
Austin, Texas, United States
Rehabilitation Counseling

University of Reading
Reading, United Kingdom
Study Abroad Program

University of Georgia
Athens, Georgia, United States

Job History

Oakes Vocational Consulting and Life Care Planning
President and Owner
Fort Mill, SC, SC, United States
July 2020 - present

Page Rehab
Senior Consultant
Fort Mill, SC, United States
January 2019 - July 2020

Case Manager Supervisor
January 2017 - December 2018

Vargas Vocational Consulting
Vocational Consultant
United States
August 2013 - December 2016

Page Rehab
Senior Consultant
United States
February 2001 - March 2014