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Local Government

With decades of experience representing units of local government, Sumrell Sugg attorneys are well-versed in all areas of law pertaining to governmental matters.  Our attorneys represent a wide variety of governmental and quasi-governmental entities including cities, counties, water and sewer districts, hospital authorities, and solid waste authorities.

 

We advise local government boards and management staff on all issues of public administration including:

  • Open meetings laws

  • Public records laws

  • Zoning, subdivision, and land development

  • Public utilities and infrastructure development and financing

  • Enactment of ordinances and resolutions

  • Annexations

  • Environmental issues

  • Employment and personnel issues

  • Government benefits, including retirement plans and health insurance

  • Interactions and agreements with other governmental entities