Address
Lane County Public Service Building
125 East 8th Avenue
Eugene, OR 97401
 
Phone
(541) 682-4442
(541) 682-3803 FAX
 
Office Hours
8:00am - 5:00pm
Monday - Friday
 
Legal Services 
Legal Services is responsible for handling all litigation matters on the County's behalf before judicial and administrative bodies. This includes actions involving personnel grievances, unemployment claims, personal injury and property damages. In support of day-to-day internal government affairs, the department provides legal counsel to the Lane County Board of Commissioners and to County officials, boards and commissions and prepares opinions, reviews ordinances, contracts and other legal documents.
The department maintains the Lane Code and the Lane Manual. As of FY-2000-01, this program also provide the investigation, management and evaluation of general recovery for damages against Lane County that was formerly provided by the Claims Investigations and Management program as part of the Self-Insurance Fund.