Legal Dictionary

A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
S
T
U
V
W

County Attorney

The county attorney represents a particular county in civil matters and in some jurisdictions prosecutes certain crimes. The county attorney is generally an elected position. The county attorney does not prosecute federal crimes; those are prosecuted by the U.S. Attorney General's office.