For our municipal clients, our experience also includes serving as City Attorney or special legal counsel and working on the following additional types of matters: 

    • Airport regulation 
    • Certified Training for Public Information Act and Open Meetings Act compliance 
    • Charter development and amendment 
    • Development agreements 
    • Economic development 
    • Franchise agreements 
    • Liquor option elections and licensing 
    • Planning & Zoning 
    • Telecommunication agreements 
    • Utility cost sharing agreements​

Governmental Entity Law

Carls, McDonald & Dalrymple serves as legal counsel to several types of governmental entities, including: 

 • Economic Development Corporations 
    • Groundwater Conservation Districts 
    • Hospital Districts 
    • Municipalities 
    • Public Utility Agencies 

We recognize that governmental entities need legal counsel with knowledge and competence in this area of the law. We have that knowledge and expertise in areas including: 

 • Annexation 
    • Compliance with state and federal regulations 
    • Conflicts of interest and governmental/officer ethics 
    • Contracts and contract disputes 
    • Elections and Department of Justice submittals 
    • Employment and Human Resources
    • Open Meetings Act 
    • Ordinance and rule drafting and enforcement 
    • Public Information Act 
    • Purchasing 
    • Real Estate 
    • Training of Staff and Management 
    • Water supply contracts