The County Attorney is the Chief Legal Officer of the County and is statutorily appointed by the Board of County Commissioners to provide legal advisement and support to the County Commissioners, non-board elected officials, County Administrator, administrative departments and appointed advisory boards, committees and commissions regarding civil matters and human services.
Kenneth R. Hodges
(719) 520-6485 Telephone
(719) 520-6487 Fax
Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Office Closed Legal Holidays
200 South Cascade Avenue, Suite 150
Colorado Springs, CO 80903-2208
State law requires the Office of the County Attorney to primarily represent the interests of the Board of County Commissioners, its various administrative departments, and appointed advisory boards.
Human Services Division
The County Attorney Office’s Human Services Division provides legal advice, opinions, and representation to the El Paso County Department of Human Services in dependency and neglect cases as well as processing public and attorney requests for access to said agency’s files.