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Labor and Employment Unit

The Labor and Employment Unit of the Civil Division works with elected officials and Boards, as well as their human resources departments, to ensure compliance with laws governing the workplace, while promoting productive employee relations, responsible use of government resources, and superior customer service to the community. This representation includes drafting and reviewing employment policies and procedures, providing advice regarding relevant federal and state laws as well as the implementation and application of employment policies and procedures including collective bargaining agreements, and defense of county agencies in actions relating to personnel matters.