The County Counsel’s Office provides legal advice and support to:
The Board of Supervisors
County Appointed Officials
County Departments, Offices, Boards, and Commissions
County Elected Officials
The County Executive Office
Some Independent Districts
The County Counsel's Office also provides legal representation and advocacy in civil litigation and administrative hearings involving the County and its officers and employees. Our Juvenile and Adult Dependency team provides legal advice and representation in child and adult protective services, actions, as well as in mental health, public guardian and public administrator matters.