County Attorney's Office

The County Attorney’s Office represents the Board of County Commissioners. It provides legal services to the various commissions, boards, authorities, departments and divisions of county government.

The County Attorney is appointed by the Board of County Commissioners. Currently the office is comprised of a Chief Assistant County Attorney, a Senior Assistant County Attorney, and two legal secretaries.

Contact Information

General contact information for the County Attorney’s Office:

County Attorney's Office
840 West 11th Street
Panama City, FL 32401
(850) 248-8175

Attorney's Office Contacts
County AttorneyDon Banks
Deputy Assistant County AttorneyJennifer Shuler
Assistant County AttorneyHolly Melzer
Legal SecretaryAngela Williamsen
Legal SecretaryCheryl Meadows

The County Attorney’s Office does not provide private legal advice. For legal representation you should contact a private attorney.

Related Sites

The following are links to informative state, legislative and judicial websites.

The Governor and his agencies. Contact the Governor or visit the agencies at

The Legislature. Learn about pending bills, legislative committee, and contact your State Senators and Representatives at

The Florida Courts. Visit the websites of Florida Courts, search recent case filings and do some legal research at