Headed by Chief Trial Counsel Michael J. Kerr:
This division handles the vast majority of the County's jury and bench trials in federal and state courts. Cases handled by this division commonly involve commercial litigation, eminent domain, employment litigation, personal injury claims, workers' compensation, and discrimination claims. The division also represents the County in bankruptcy and the collection of liens, fines, taxes, and other monies owed to the County.
The Office of the County Attorney also represents the WorkForce One Council of Elected Officials, the Broward WorkForce Development Board, and the administrative entity, WorkForce One. The office provides legal services necessary to implement welfare and workforce programs funded by state and federal grants awarded to Broward County.
County Attorneys who specialize in this practice area are:
- Deborah B. Mastin
Maya A. Moore
Tony J. Rodriguez
David Z. Stone