The Office of the County Counsel serves as attorney for and provides legal advice and representation to the Board of Supervisors of the County of Los Angeles, County departments and other public offices and agencies.
One of the outstanding public law offices in the United States, the office consists of 250 talented and diverse professionals who have dedicated their careers to public service. More than 100 of the County lawyers represent the County in the dependency courts, appearing daily on behalf of the County to advocate for safe and protective environments for children. The County lawyers representing the 40 departments of the County also are responsible for guidance and leadership of the more than 100 outside counsel representing the County in any given year.
The Office of the County Counsel is committed to providing its clients with the highest quality legal services. Day in and day out, our clients rely on and trust the professionalism and integrity of the advice and legal services provided by the Office in accomplishing their public service goals and objectives.
I hope that the information available on this website will help you learn more about the Office of the County Counsel and its talented staff.