Kanawha County Family Court Judge Division 1

  Meet Patrick Cottrell

I'm dedicated to serve the people of Kanawha county with improving efficiency in our court rooms while maintaining the integrity of the justice system.

  • Licensed to practice law: 1993
  • Undergraduate degree:
    Marshall University
    BA Political Science, 1990
  • Graduate degree:
    West Virginia University
    J.D., 1993
  • Born: Charleston, WV, Kanawha County
  • Practice Areas: Family Law, 23 years


  • Improve efficiency of court room hearings
  • Maintaining children first
  • Disposing of cases promptly
  • Keep docket schedules


Patrick L. Cottrell is Active and in Good Standing with the West Virginia State Bar

I'm Proud to Call West Virginia Home

For the election in Kanawha County West Virginia including the following cities and towns: Belle, Cedar Grove, Chesapeake, Charleston, Clendenin, Dunbar, East Bank, Glasgow, Handley, Marmet, Montgomery, Nitro, Pratt, Smithers, South Charleston and St. Albans.

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