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County Attorney's Office


The Office of the County Attorney provides legal advice and services to County departments, agencies, boards, and commissions, as well as the County Council. Members of the office:
  • People conducting business around a tableResearch legal issues and provide opinions
  • Prepare and present legislation
  • Negotiate and prepare agreements and other documents on behalf of the County
  • Draft resolutions and ordinances
  • Acquire and convey title to real property
  • Represent the County in court and before various administrative bodies
  • Collect various County fees and charges
  • Publish the County Charter, Code, Zoning Ordinance and Opinions (click links below):
    - Charter
    - County Code
    - Zoning Ordinance (Effective October 2014)
    - Zoning Ordinance (2004)
    - COMCOR
    - County Opinions

New!Contract Opportunity

The Office of the County Attorney seeks to establish contracts with highly-qualified parties to assist us with legal works listed below. Qualified and interested parties should review the Request for Proposals (RFP) below and provide a cover letter and all required submissions as directed in the RFP.

(1) Real Estate Transactions:  Request for Proposal

(2) Paralegal Services: Request for Proposal


Our divisions and work units are responsible for a variety of functions (see organization chart). Further details about our work can be found in the Office of the County Attorney Monthly Report. Staff attorney directory can be viewed here or by viewing an alphabetical list.