Provides legal advice to the elected and appointed officials of Midland County regarding their official duties. This includes
The Commissioners Court
The County Auditor
The County Treasurer
The District and County Clerks
Justices of the Peace
And many others
Drafts and reviews contracts for Midland County.
Represents and defends Midland County and Midland County officials and employees in all aspects of litigation. Practice areas include, but are not limited to, civil rights, personal injury, constitutional law, and employment law in both state and federal trial and appellate courts.
Represents the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services (Child Protective Services) in actions involving abused and neglected children in Midland County. We seek to obtain outcomes that are in the best interest of the children.
Obtains involuntary commitments for certain mentally ill persons who are a danger to themselves or others.
The County Attorney is legally and ethically prohibited from advising members of the public regarding private legal matters.