County Attorney

About the Office of the County Attorney

The County Attorney's Office provides legal counsel and advice in civil matters to the Board of Supervisors and other boards, agencies, and officials of the county as directed by the Board. The office drafts ordinances and resolutions to implement policy decisions of the Board of Supervisors. The office also represents the county in litigation and in prosecuting County Code violations.

Legal Advice

The County Attorney's Office does not provide legal advice or opinions to citizens and cannot represent citizens in personal or private legal matters. If you need private representation, you may wish to consult your personal attorney. You may also choose to contact Virginia Legal Aid Society at 434-455-3080 or the Virginia Lawyer Referral Service at 800-552-7977.

County Code

Please visit our online County Code to access the Code of Appomattox County, Virginia.

Disclaimer: The text of the Code of Appomattox County, Virginia is made available online as a convenience to citizens and the legal community. Although every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of this online version of the County Code, please be advised that the only official edition of the Code is the printed version maintained by the Appomattox County Attorney. Downloaded versions are not official. A copy of the printed Code of Appomattox County, Virginia is available for review by the public during regular business hours in the Office of the County Administrator.