Civil Division

Welcome to the Douglas County District Attorney’s Office Civil Division.

The Civil Division acts as the legal adviser for Douglas County. Our attorneys provide legal guidance and support for the Board of County Commissioners, elected officials, departments, and boards and commissions pertinent to conducting the business of Douglas County. 

We represent Douglas County in judicial and administrative proceedings, civil litigation proceedings and forfeiture proceedings.  We furnish Douglas County with legal advice and opinions, and draft and review contracts and other legal documents.  We also provide the defense of civil suits brought against Douglas County and against former officers and employees in civil actions based on alleged acts or omissions relating to their public duties and employment.

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