Story County Attorney, Timothy C. Meals


The county attorney performs the following legal services:

  • Presenting all mental health commitment proceedings and all juvenile delinquency and child-in-need-of-assistance cases
  • Prosecuting all violations of state criminal laws and county ordinances
  • Providing legal advice to the Board of Supervisors and county and township officers concerning county matters
  • Representing and defending the state, county, and its officers in officially-related cases


The following is a list of legal services the county attorney does not offer:

  • Filing lawsuits for private persons or defending them against lawsuits, including actions for dissolution of marriage
  • Giving legal advice to or representing private groups or persons
  • Preparing wills, deeds, or other legal documents for private individuals