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San Mateo County Counsel


San Mateo County Counsel


The County Counsel is appointed by the Board of Supervisors to defend or prosecute all civil actions and proceedings in which the county, its officers and employees, are concerned or are a party to. The office advises all departments, boards, commissions and districts of county government through oral and written opinions, reviews the legality of claims, drafts legal documents, resolutions and ordinances, and assists in various transactions. In addition to the clients mentioned above, the office represents the Superior Court and Municipal Court judges, the Grand Jury, various special districts and school districts in San Mateo County.


Public Transit:

SAMTRANS stops at the door, CALTRAIN stops within 1 block.
400 County Center, 6th Floor, Redwood City, CA 94063 37.4881077 -122.2309704 Government

Service Options

Accessibility Options:

  • Disabled Parking
  • Disabled Restroom
  • Elevator
  • Ramp
  • Wheelchair






How to Apply:

Service Areas:

  • San Mateo County