CYNTHIA FRANKLIN NAMED NEW MUNICIPAL PROSECUTOR
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ANCHORAGE- Mayor Dan Sullivan today named Cynthia Franklin as the new prosecutor for the Municipality of Anchorage.
Franklin, 46, will oversee the city’s handling of misdemeanor cases occurring within the city.
Franklin has a Bachelor's of Arts degree in Letters from the University of Oklahoma and a law degree from Baylor University School of Law. She previously worked for the city as an attorney in the domestic violence unit. Prior to joining the city, Franklin worked for the Anchorage district attorney’s office, as well as the Bell and Bexar County, TX, district attorneys’ offices.
“We are pleased to have someone with Ms. Franklin’s experience and capabilities join the Municipal team,” said Mayor Dan Sullivan.
Franklin is licensed to practice law in Alaska, Colorado, and Texas and is admitted to U.S. District Court.
She replaces Al Patterson, who retires Dec. 30.