Patrick Butler was sworn in on Thursday, August 29th as the Assistant District Attorney for Wayne County. The oath was administered by Circuit Judge Christopher Sockwell, with Butler’s wife Brenda and District Attorney Brent Cooper looking on.
Patrick was previously an Assistant District Attorney from 1997 until 2009. He had been in private practice in Wayne County for nearly ten years before rejoining the District Attorney’s office.
“I am glad to have Patrick on my staff as the ADA for Wayne County,” said DA Brent Cooper. “His many years of trial experience, coupled with his knowledge of the people of Wayne County due to being a native of the county, are invaluable.”