DES MOINES – Gov. Terry E. Branstad today appointed Patrick H. Tott District Court Judge in the Third Judicial District (3B).
Tott, of Sioux City, earned his law degree from Creighton University School of Law and is currently working in private practice and as a judicial magistrate.
District 3 includes Buena Vista, Cherokee, Clay, Crawford, Dickinson, Emmet, Ida, Lyon, Kossuth, Monona, O’Brien, Osceola, Palo Alto, Plymouth, Sioux, and Woodbury counties.
Tott fills the vacancy left by Judge D. Scott.