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Tiiara N.A. Patton, ’01, appointed Bankruptcy Judge in Youngstown by United States Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals

February 25, 2021 | Alumni

A 2001 graduate from Moritz, Tiiara N.A. Patton was recently appointed as a Bankruptcy Judge in Youngstown, Ohio by the United States Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals.

Judge Patton joined the court in August after serving as a trial attorney in the United States Trustee’s Office, Region 9, Cleveland, Ohio for four years and in Delaware before that, a lawyer in private practice at law firms in New York City and Cleveland, and a law clerk to judges in New Jersey, New York and the Northern District of Ohio. She is admitted to practice in the states of New Jersey, New York and Ohio. Judge Patton received her undergraduate degree from Central State University.