Hon. Charles Patton, Jr.

Hon. Charles Patton, Jr., took the reins at veteran’s treatment court from its first day of operation in 2011. Throughout his career, Judge Patton has been very active in several court outreach programs, including Get on Track (GOT) and the Traffic Intervention Program (TIP). His community involvement included the RTA Board of Trustees; the Northeast Ohio Areawide Coordinating Agency (NOACA); Lutheran Metropolitan Ministries (LMM); the League of Women Voters; and the Amistad Development Corporation of Cleveland, of which he is a founder.