layout graphic  
layout graphic
layout graphic
 
 
layout graphic layout graphic
increase font sizedecrease font size
 
layout graphic
ABOUT US | NEWSROOM | LIVING IN DEKALB | DOING BUSINESS WITH DEKALB | VISITING DEKALB
layout graphic layout graphic
layout graphic layout graphic
  Department Directors
Office of the CEO
 
layout graphic
layout graphic DeKalb County > Office of the CEO > Department Directors > Lisa E. Chang
layout graphic


 
   

Lisa E. Chang

Lisa E. Chang

Lisa E. Chang is the Chief Legal Officer (CLO) and County Attorney for DeKalb County. As Chief Legal Officer, Lisa oversees the county’s Law Department, which provides legal support to the CEO, Board of Commissioners and departments and other entities of county government.

Prior to this role, Lisa spent most of her career litigating employment and commercial matters with large and small firms in New York City and Atlanta.  Active in the community, Lisa is a past president of the National Asian Pacific American Bar Association and recently completed serving as a Vice President of the Georgia Legal Services Program.  Lisa clerked for the Honorable James S. Holden, United States District Court for the District of Vermont, and she graduated as a Harlan Fiske Stone scholar from Columbia University School of Law and cum laude from Amherst College.

Departmental Summary – Law Department

Charged with assisting in the day-to-day operations of the county, the law department handles a broad spectrum of requests that include: drafting ordinances, reviewing contracts, handling tax appeals, counseling and defending employment actions, and facilitating real estate transactions.  The department also assists in conducting strategic, long-range review from a legal perspective of various county policies and practices. 

 

 
layout graphic layout graphic
I WANT TO:
layout graphic
layout graphic
Quick Links:
BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS
BOC AGENDA
DCTV
ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
EMERGENCY AFTER HRS SERVICE NUMBERS
FIRE RESCUE
JOB OPPORTUNITIES
OFFICE OF SENIOR AFFAIRS
ONLINE PAYMENTS
PLANNING & SUSTAINABILITY
POLICE DEPARTMENT
PORTER SANFORD ARTS CENTER
PROPERTY APPRAISAL DEPARTMENT
PURCHASING & CONTRACTING
RECREATION, PARKS & CULTURAL AFFAIRS
TAX COMMISSIONER
layout graphic
Bottom of page.

© 2010 DeKalb County, Georgia