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Staunton, VA 24401


Local Government Law

The Local Government defense team are conducting a meeting.TimberlakeSmith has been serving State and Local Government clients since 1972. Our experienced attorneys understand the unique and complex issues facing our state and local government clients who often find themselves in the middle of intense public and media scrutiny. In addition to litigation, we assist with the creation and implementation of employment and personnel policies, land development regulations, local ordinances, and law enforcement manuals and ordinances. We also provide training and continuing education to our local government clients.


Our local government section provides representation in the following areas:


  • Government Risk Management and Liability
  • Employment
  • Education
  • Local Taxation
  • Election Law
  • Virginia Freedom of Information Act
  • Land use
  • Zoning
  • Condemnation
  • Construction
  • Public Procurement
  • Housing and Urban Development


We are committed to providing our clients with clear guidance and direction in each of these areas.