The County Counsel is the chief legal officer for Jackson County and is responsible for all legal matters involving the Board of Commissioners, the County Administrator and all County departments, boards, commissions and committees. The attorneys in the County Counsel’s office cannot provide legal advice or services to the public.

If you have a question as to how to proceed with any legal matter, you should consult an attorney. For lawyer referral services, you may contact the Oregon State Bar at 1-800-452-7636. If you believe you may be eligible for legal aid services, you may contact Legal Aid Services of Oregon for Jackson County at 541-779-7291 to determine your eligibility. The Oregon State Bar also provides information on various legal subject areas through the Oregon State Bar website. The Oregon Bar also provides access to the “ Legallinks Cable Television Show.” These recorded television programs are designed to educate the public on various legal topics and issues.