Local Government Law
Tom Peterson serves as the City Attorney of Lyons, Georgia and the County Attorney of Tattnall County, Georgia. He excels at providing each governing body with sound legal advice and exceptional legal service. Over the years, he has helped not only these dedicated clients but also other local governments that required independent counsel to conduct investigations into matters of local concern.
In his role as a local government lawyer, Tom routinely provides representation in matters such as litigation, transactions involving the financing, buying, selling and leasing of real estate and personal property, human resources, charter and code of ordinance interpretation, enforcement and amendments, right of way acquisition and condemnation, open records requests, public meetings, and special elections/referendums.