County Attorney

Your County Attorney is the legal adviser and chief law enforcement officer for your County.

The County Attorney DOES:

  • Prosecute all violations of state criminal laws and county ordinances.

  • Provide legal advice to the Board of Supervisors and county and township officers concerning county matters.

  • Represent and defend the state, county and its officers in officially related cases.

  • Recover all monies (debts, fines, penalties, etc.) owing to the state or county.

  • Present all mental health commitment proceedings and all juvenile delinquency and children in need of assistance cases.


Your County Attorney DOES NOT:


  • Give legal advice to or represent private groups or persons.

  • File lawsuits for private persons or defend them against lawsuits, including

  • actions for dissolution of marriage.

  • Prepare wills, deeds or other legal documents for private individuals.

Contact Us

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    Melissa Pitzenberger
    Floyd County Attorney 

    Floyd County Courthouse
    101 S. Main
    Suite 202
    Charles City, IA 50616

    Ph: 641-228-7571
    Fx: 641-228-7013

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