Attorney's Office

 
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114 West 3rd Street N
Newton, IA 50208

641-792-5010

641-792-8327


Link: County Attorney Page

Public Legal Advice: This office CANNOT and WILL NOT give legal advice or opinions. If you have a legal issue involving Jasper County it should be brought to the attention of the appropriate elected official or department head. For general legal assistance, you should seek advice from your own private attorney.


The County Attorney Does:

  • prosecute individuals who violate the law as the chief law enforcement officer of the county.
  • prosecute all state law violations that occur within Jasper County.
  • review for prosecution all criminal law violations.
  • review and prosecute juvenile delinquency cases ranging from simple misdemeanors to felonies, as well as initiate Child in Need of Assistance actions, termination of parental rights actions, and mental commitments.
  • provide assistance to the Department of Human Services.
  • provide legal advice to county department heads and elected officials and acts as the legal representative for the county in civil court cases.


The County Attorney Does NOT: 

  • represent individuals or private groups in lawsuits (including dissolution of marriages or custody proceedings).
  • provide legal advice for individuals or private groups on any issue.
  • prepare wills, deeds, trusts, protection orders or other legal documents for individuals or private groups.

Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Lillard, Brenda Legal Assistant   641-792-5010
Sheeder, Erika Legal Assistant   6417925010
Bennett, Kelly Assistant County Attorney   641-792-5010
Nation, Susan Legal Assistant   641-792-5010
Nicholson, Scott County Attorney   641-792-5010
Pietrack, Nicholas Assistant County Attorney   641-792-5010
Meyer, Kelley Collections Specialist   641-841-1141
Attorney's Office, County   (641) 792-5010
Leon, Anthony Assistant County Attorney   641-792-5010