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Selecting and Appointing a New City or County Attorney: Answers to Frequently Asked Questions

Monday, October 6th, 2014

Each city and county in North Carolina is required to appoint an attorney β€œto serve at its pleasure and be its legal advisor.” See G.S. 160A-173 (cities) and 153A-114 (counties). Some cities and counties -typically larger jurisdictions – have in-house attorneys who are employees of the unit. Most local governments contract with attorneys who are […]