Christopher J. Schmidt

County Counsel
Title: Deputy County Counsel

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Mr. Schmidt attended college at University of California, San Diego, earning a  B.A. in Political Science in 1994 with provost honors.  He earned his J.D. at Southwestern University School of Law in 1998.  In 1999, he established Schmidt & Schmidt, LLP representing clients in business, probate and civil litigation matters.    

Mr. Schmidt joined the Counsel’s Office as Deputy County Counsel in 2006.  His current assignments include advising Airports, Revenue Recovery, Assessor-Recorder, Treasurer-Tax Collector, Joint Powers Agencies, Elections, Public Guardian, Public Administrator, Human Resources/Risk Management, as well as representing the County in administrative proceedings, civil litigation, probate and LPS conservatorships, decedent estates, writs and appeals.  Mr. Schmidt also serves as alternate counsel for all juvenile dependency matters. 

Mr. Schmidt also attended Leadership Tuolumne County, Class of 2006-2007.


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