The County Attorney is appointed by and is directly responsible to the Board of County Commissioners. This position provides legal research, representations, and opinions to the Board of Commissioners, constitutional officers, county departments, and Board appointed commissions and committees. This position also prepares ordinances, contracts and other legal documents, conducts property acquisitions and closings for property transactions, and responds to insurance carrier questions regarding claims against the county. In addition, this position also represents the county commissioners, county officials, and employees in court proceedings, and attends commission and other meetings where county business is conducted.
The Board of Commissioners may from time to time acquire additional legal services, when appropriate, based on the needs of the County. Currently, Gordon County has contracted all legal services.
Gordon County Administration Building
201 North Wall Street
Calhoun, GA 30701
Monday – Friday, 8:30 am – 5:00 pm