Hannah Patterson is a court-appointed special advocate who represents the best interests of children during the court process. She is shown here in a courtroom Wednesday at the Denney Juvenile Justice Center in Everett. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Hannah Patterson is a court-appointed special advocate who represents the best interests of children during the court process. She is shown here in a courtroom Wednesday at the Denney Juvenile Justice Center in Everett. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Volunteer of the year gives kids a voice in the courtroom

Hannah Patterson has made a career out of helping children. She’s doing the same thing in retirement.

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