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Published on: 11/09/2017

New Assistant District Attorneys

Media Release


New Assistant DA Nov 2017

Laura Austin Thomas, District Attorney of Logan and Payne counties announced
today that two attorneys were sworn in as Assistant District Attorneys for the Logan
County office by Associate District Judge Louis Duel. Caleb Lueck is a full time ADA
for the Logan County office. Caleb spent a year interning with the Payne County DA’s
office his last year of law school where he maintained a top 15% ranking. Upon
graduation and successful passage of the Bar examination Caleb took a position as an
ADA for District 2 which included Custer County. “When an opening occurred in my
offices we extended an offer to Caleb to return which he accepted. We are really happy
to have him “home” again.” Mitchell Thrower has joined the Logan County office as a
part-time ADA. He recently graduated from Baylor Law School, passed the Oklahoma
Bar exam and wanted to gain experience as a prosecutor. “It’s been a pleasure to have
Mitchell on board. Both these young attorneys are very bright, respectful and
professional. Both are dedicated to public service under my administration and to the
communities I serve. I’m grateful to have found attorneys of this caliber and with a
sincere willingness to serve.”
Pictured from right to left are Caleb Lueck, Associate District Judge Louis Duel, District
Attorney Laura Austin Thomas and Mitchell Thrower.