Re-Elect Peggy Trent

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Peggy Trent has been a government attorney for over 28 years. Since January, 2015, Trent has served as the elected County & Prosecuting Attorney for Albany County, Wyoming. She has previously served as the Laramie City Attorney, an Assistant Attorney General representing the Wyoming Department of Family Services, Department of Corrections and the Governor’s office. Trent also operated a general practice law firm representing and counseling local governments and boards including the Albany County Hospital District. Prior to moving to Wyoming, Trent was an Assistant Prosecuting Attorney in Columbus, Ohio for nearly 10 years.

Trent received a Juris Doctorate from the University of Dayton School of Law in 1988; a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the University of Cincinnati in 1984 graduating cum laude; and an Associate in Applied Business in Legal Assistant Technology from the University of Cincinnati in 1982.

Trent is licensed to practice law in the State of Wyoming and Federal Court for the District of Wyoming. She is a member of the Wyoming State Bar Association, Albany County Bar Association, and American Bar Association. She serves on the board of the Wyoming Prosecuting Attorney’s Association and Wyoming Association of County Officials. Trent is appointed to the Juvenile Division of the Permanent Rules Advisory Committee for the Wyoming Supreme Court as well as the committee for Juvenile Jury Instructions with the Wyoming Children’s Justice Project. She also serves as a board member for the Criminal Justice Section of the Wyoming State Bar. Trent is currently running as an incumbent for re-election as the Albany County & Prosecuting Attorney.

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