Welcome to the Legal Department homepage. We hope you are able to locate the information you need, however, please feel free to contact us regarding any questions or concerns that are not answered on this site. Thank you for visiting us.
The Johnson County Legal Department is comprised of 11 attorneys and 3 legal support specialists. The legal staff works closely with the Chief Counsel to the Board of County Commissioners. Office hours are Monday through Friday, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM, except for county holidays.
The Johnson County Legal Department represents Johnson County and its officials. The Legal Department handles all lawsuits brought by and against the County; represents the County at administrative hearings; drafts and reviews resolutions, contracts, bonds and other written instruments; provides advice and renders legal opinions upon request to the Board of County Commissioners, County Manager and other county officials.
The Legal Department does not advise or represent private citizens or entities. If you are seeking personal legal assistance, please contact your own attorney or see our "Links & Helpful Phone Numbers" page for lawyer referral phone numbers.