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Attorney


Contact Information


Mail

Court House 100 E. Washington St. Suite 101

Mt. Pleasant IA 52641

Hours

Monday - Friday

8:00 am - 4:30 pm


Phone

 (319) 385 - 0752   
 

Fax

(319) 385 - 0778 

Staff

Steven Giebelhausen

Assistant Attorney

 

Blake J. Vierra

Assistant Attorney

 

 Tammy Mulford

Office Manager

 

Cara Ferguson

Administrative Assistant

 

 Nicole Rose

Victim/Witness Coordinator

Duties of the County Attorney


 Prosecute criminal offenses under the Code of Iowa, occurring in Henry County, Iowa.

 In addition, We prosecute violations of county ordinances. 

 We do not prosecute violations of city ordinances or federal violations. 

 In addition, We also represent the State in Child in Need of Assistance and Delinquency matters. 

 Involuntary Mental and Substance Abuse Commitments.

 Defend Henry County in any civil cases that are brought against the County.

 Provide legal advice to County elected Officials, Department heads, Township trustees in matters related to the business in their respective areas. 

 Recover all monies owing to the State, County or School Districts relating to debts, fines, penalties, child support, etc

The County Attorney’s Office Does not

In Henry County, the County Attorney is a full time position, which means that we are bound by law not to give legal advice or legal assistance to persons seeking assistance for Civil Cases or Claims;

 Assist in the drafting of wills, Estate matters, divorces, etc.;

 Assist in drafting real estate documents unless the County is involved as a seller or buyer

 Recommend one private attorney over another.