Javan Joielle Patton (D)

Jefferson County Circuit Court Judge Place 4

Javan J. Patton

Date of birth: May 1982;  age 34

Residence: Birmingham

Political Experience: None

Professional Experience: Assistant city attorney for Birmingham, 2011-present; Jefferson County District Attorney’s Office, 2009-2011; prosecutor with Montgomery County District Attorney’s Office, 2007-2009. Civic Experience: Director of the Liturgical Dance Ministry at Sixth Avenue Baptist Church; volunteer for Sisters Inspiring Sisters Through the Arts; social event co-chair with the Alabama School of Fine Arts Alumni Association; board member of the Alabama School of Fine Arts Foundation; board member with the Railroad Park Foundation; former member of The Birmingham Zoo Junior Board; former member of the UAB Minority Health and Research Committee Young Professional board; member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority. Education: Thurgood Marshall School of Law, juris doctorate, 2007; University of Alabama, bachelor’s in political science, 2003. Top Contributors: Jarvis E. Patton, Jr., $16,140; V. Michael Bivins, $3,000; Patton EM INC, $2,750; Barry Walker LLC, $1,500; Dudley C. Reynolds, $1,500. Qualifications: Patton has tried more than 50 cases and has represented citizens in Montgomery as well as Jefferson County.

Charles “Chuck” Price II (D)

Jefferson County Circuit Court Place 4

Charles “Chuck” Price II

Date of birth: October 1976; age 39

Residence: Birmingham

Political Experience: None

Professional Experience: In private practice; litigation associate/shareholder, Haskell Slaughter Young & Rediker LLC, 2005-2014; law clerk, Alabama Securities Commission, 2004-2005; law clerk, Alabama Supreme Court Justice Bernard Harwood, 2003-2004; member, executive board, Magic City Bar Association, 2014-present; Alabama Super Lawyers Rising Star in Civil Litigation, 2013-present; member, executive board, Alabama Lawyers Association, 2009-present; secretary, National Bar Association Young Lawyers Division, 2012-2015; member, Birmingham Bar Association Executive Committee, 2014. Civic Experience: UAB Minority Health & Health Disparities Research Center Young Professionals Board, 2015-present. Education: Creighton University School of Law, juris doctorate, 2003; Morehouse College, bachelor of arts in English Literature, 1999. *This information has been corrected from the original version. Top Contributors: 1st Choice Resources Group LLC, $1,500; Derrick Mills, $1,250; Andrew P. Campbell, $1,000; Cunningham Bounds LLC,  Environment Litigation Group, PC, $1,000; FGA PAC, $1,000.