Board Policy 7210

Attorney

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    The Board shall designate at the Organizational Meeting those law firms which shall serve as its attorney.

     

    The attorney will:

    1. Serve as counselor to the Board at meetings when requested by the Board President or Superintendent or designee;
    2. Represent the District in any legal matter as requested by the Board President or Superintendent or designee;
    3. Provide written opinions on legal questions as requested by the Board President or Superintendent or designee;
    4. Approve, prepare, or supervise the preparation of legal documents and instruments and perform such other legal duties as the Board President or Superintendent or designee may request;
    5. Be available for consultation as requested by the Board President or Superintendent or designee.

     

    The Board shall retain the right to consult or employ other attorneys on matters of special concern and to terminate the service of any attorney.