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Meet  Don Patten

     Waynesville attorney Don Patten has practiced law in Western North Carolina since 1983. A graduate of  Duke University and Mercer University, he began his career as an assistant district attorney for the State of North Carolina, 30th Prosecutorial District. After serving the citizens of  Western North Carolina in this capacity for almost a decade, he entered private practice. 

     Mr. Patten is widely recognized as an experienced and effective trial attorney and an expert in family law.  Over his many years of practice, he has tried hundreds of cases covering the areas of equitable distribution, child support, visitation and  and custody.  Mr.  Patten is dedicated to providing his clients with expert legal advice and the benefit of his years of experience.

Our Testimonials Do the Talking

Our Reputation Speaks for Itself

Great professional legal counsel. I've been very satisfied with results and never disappointed.

Thanks Don.  


My wife and I have used Mr. Patten on several occasions. Mr. Patten, and his staff, has always been effective, professional, and courteous in the timely resolution of our legal issues and concerns


Don Patten is a

fantastic attorney.
I would highly recommend. 


Amazing attorney who knows his stuff!! He represented our family in a child custody case and we are MORE than pleased with the results. We highly recommend him and his staff. You won't be disappointed! 

I hope I do not need your services in the future, but if I do, I would not count anyone other than you on my side. Thanks again and may God bless you. 



Good reception, immediate response, favorable client / attorney relationship. 


I have hired Mr. Patten on several matters and I feel he is as good of an attorney as you could have in that district. I instruct criminal justice courses part time in the surrounding areas.


I am very grateful to

have Mr. Patten as my attorney!


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