By Williams Anuku, Abuja
A Nigerian, Edirin Okoloko has been sworn in as Judge of Snohomish County Superior Court in Washington state, United States of America to replace Judge George Bowden who retired recently.
This was disclosed to Elendu Reports by a source close to Okoloko, who is from Delta State.
The source noted that Okoloko bagged his Bachelor of Law from the University of Benin, Edo State, before bagging another law degree from the Seattle University School of Law with 13 years experience as a legal practitioner and Snohomish County Prosecuting Attorney officer.
The Urhobo born legal Icon has also served as a Deputy Prosecuting Attorney working on homicide, sexual assault, child abuse, and other abuse cases as part of his highly intimidating curriculum vitae in the International context.
Before working as a prosecutor, Okoloko served as a judicial law clerk for former Snohomish County Superior Court Judge Michael Downes.