Matthew S. Patton is a litigation attorney with Folkestad Fazekas Barrick & Patoile, P.C.
As a former prosecutor, Matt can help you to understand and prepare yourself for the challenges, and potential consequences inherent in criminal and domestic relations litigation. Mr. Patton has first-chaired dozens of trials to juries and numerous motions hearings.
He is confident and comfortable in a courtroom setting. Mr. Patton’s practice focuses on criminal defense and family law litigation. As a former deputy district attorney turned private defense attorney, he has negotiated thousands of plea agreements and gained a reputation for his integrity in handling complex and sensitive cases.
“Folkestad Fazekas Barrick and Patoile, PC is an incredible law firm with a reputation as a pillar in the Douglas County community for over 40 years’. Their attorneys and staff have the same level of sophistication and legal expertise as the large downtown law firms but without all the big firm politics.” —Client Review
He has also assisted clients in navigating through diverse and complex legal issues in both criminal and civil. His ability to assess the strengths and weaknesses of a case allows him to assist his clients with the highest levels of compassion and competency. Matt Patton received his law degree from the University Of Denver Sturm College Of Law. During law school he participated in both appellate and jury trial competition. Matt clerked for a judicial officer in Douglas County, worked as an appellate intern and supervising intern with the District Attorney’s Office in Douglas and Arapahoe Counties, before joining their offices there as a prosecuting attorney.
To contact Douglas County Lawyer Matt Patton at the Castle Rock law offices of Folkestad Fazekas Barrick & Patoile, P.C., call 303-688-3045
Deputy District Attorney, 18th Judicial District, Douglas County and Arapahoe County (2010-2012)
Colorado Bar Association
Arapahoe County Bar Association
Douglas-Elbert County Bar Association
Colorado Criminal Defense Bar
Colorado State University (B.A., 2003)
University of Denver (J.D., 2010)