The work in this division basically includes representing all County elected officials, (Clerk of Courts, Auditor, Commissioners, Coroner, Engineer, Recorder, Sheriff, Treasurer, and Judges), County agencies, boards, departments, the boards and clerks of the thirteen townships in Fairfield County, and county school boards. This representation consists primarily of appearances in civil suits and answering opinion requests regarding legal matters.
The Civil Division also collects delinquent real estate and personal property tax monies for the county on behalf of the Fairfield County Treasurer. If property owners have not made attempt to pay their delinquent real estate taxes, foreclosure proceedings are commenced and the property may be eventually sold at Sheriff's Sale.
Prosecutor: Civil Division