We made history. Now, let's get to work.

Official Transition Website of District Attorney-elect Matthew Barton.

Thank you, DeSoto County.

Get to know Matthew & Megan

Matthew Barton was elected as District Attorney-elect of the 23rd Judicial District in August 2023. He is the youngest and first-ever Republican elected District Attorney in the county’s history.

Transition Advisory Committee

We’re ready to get to work on January 1st.  Here are the leaders helping guide our transition.

If you are dedicated to serving the people of DeSoto County, and would like to join our team, please send us your resume. We need driven people, with various levels of experience, from interns to attorneys.

Share your ideas

What issues do you believe are most important to to preserving the safety of DeSoto County? Share your thoughts with our administration here.