hundred other felony jury trials. He was also appointed special
prosecutor in neighboring counties
on nearly a dozen cases. Mr. Beaton also successfully prosecuted one of the Lucasville Riot cases in the mid-nineties.
James Beaton has for over the past ten years represented individuals charged with criminal offenses involving misdemeanors, felonies
and DUIs. He has also handled domestic relations, small business, and estate planning matters, including wills and probate, for over forty years.
Mr. Beaton and his wife, a former elementary teacher, have resided in Landen for over thirty years and are members of St. Margaret of York Catholic Church. They have two grown daughters.