Nixon Appoints New Marion County Prosecutor
David Clayton is appointed as Marion County Prosecutor by Governor Jay Nixon.
That position became vacant recently when Tom Redington was appointed by Nixon as associate circuit judge in Knox County. Clayton has been an attorney in the Missouri State Public Defender system for ten years.
Clayton has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from Westminster College. He received his Juris Doctor from the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law. Clayton lives in Hannibal.