The County Attorney’s office is responsible for advising and representing the Board in matters related to County operations, including legal advice, conflict avoidance and resolution, litigation, negotiation, contracts, collections, and legislative services. At the direction of the Board, the County Attorney’s office also assists other departments of the County.
The Board of County Commissioners appoints the County Attorney pursuant to C.R.S. 30-11-118. The County Attorney's Office is currently comprised of the appointed County Attorney, an Assistant County Attorney, and a Paralegal/Legal Assistant professional.