The responsibilities of the Page County, Iowa Attorney are prosecuting
violations of the laws of the State of Iowa, and of County Ordinances; the
County Attorney is the Chief Law Enforcement Officer in the county.
Page County, Iowa - Attorney
The County Attorney is the
Chief Law Enforcement Officer in the County.
The responsibilities of the
County Attorney are prosecuting violations of the laws of the State of Iowa, and
of County Ordinances.
The County Attorney is also the legal advisor for the County
Offices of Page County.
The County Attorney DOES:
all violations of state criminal laws and county ordinances.
legal advice to the Board of Supervisors and county and township officers
concerning county matters.
and defend the state, county and its officers in officially related cases.
all monies (debts, fines, penalties, etc.) owing to the state or county.
all mental health commitment proceedings and all juvenile delinquency and child
in need of assistance cases.
are both full-time and part-time County Attorneys in Iowa. More than half of
Iowa County Attorneys are part-time and may handle private legal work in addition
to their official duties. Mr. Peterson is a full-time County Attorney.
Your County Attorney in his or her official capacity, DOES NOT:
legal advice to or represent private groups or persons in his official capacity
as County Attorney.
112 E Main Street
PO Box 478
Clarinda, IA 51632
Hours Office is open:
Monday - Friday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
used in the Attorneys office
Other Related Links:
Iowa Attorney General
Iowa State Bar Association
Iowa Sex Offender Registry