County Attorney

The County Attorney is a service that is outsourced to a private law firm that provides legal research, representations, and opinions to the Board of Commissioners, elected officials, county departments, and board-appointed commissions. The County Attorney prepares ordinances, contracts, and other legal documents, conducts property acquisitions and closings for property transactions, and responds to insurance carrier questions regarding legal claims against the county. In addition, the county attorney also represents the county commissioners, county officials, and employees in court proceedings, and attends county commission meetings as needed.

Department Stats

  • Full-Time Employees: 1
  • FY 2021 Budget: $230,015