Civil Division

The Civil Division of the Utah County Attorney's Offices acts as the legal advisor to all of Utah County's Government Entities. The Civil Division provides legal counsel, drafts contracts, and provides advice to the County Commission, the county Auditors Offices, the Recorder's Office, the County Attorney, any other elected county officials, and the various county departments, boards, and agencies.

The Civil Division Chief leads 5 Attorneys, 1 Paralegal, and 2 Legal Assistants.

The Civil Division defends all actions and claims brought against Utah County. It also prosecutes all action for the recovery of Debts, fines, penalties, and forfeitures accruing to Utah County. Their team also drafts, checks, and validates any contracts written and offered by the County.

Division Members

Division Chief
  • Dave Shawcroft

Agencies and Boards Served

  • Board of Adjustment
  • Board of Equalization
  • Career Service Council
  • County Convention Center
  • County Risk Management
  • GRAMA Officer
  • Historical Preservation Commission
  • Municipal Building Authority of Utah County
  • Planning Commission
  • Provo City / Utah County Ice Sheet Authority
  • Sanity Hearings at Utah State Hospital
  • Soldier Summit Special Service District
  • Utah County Fair
  • Utah Valley Convention & Visitors Bureau
  • Wasatch Mental Health Services
  • White Hills Special Service District

Departments Served

  • Agriculture Inspection
  • Assessor
  • Children's Justice Center
  • Clerk / Auditor
  • Commission
  • Public Works / Community Development
  • Extension Services
  • Health Department
  • Human Resources
  • Information Systems
  • Justice Court
  • Recorder
  • Senior Services
  • Sheriff
  • Substance Abuse Division
  • Surveyor
  • Treasurer

Contact the Civil Division