Attorney's Office



The County Attorney's position is unique in that it is provided for in the state constitution. Other offices are products of legislation. The attorney's primary responsibilities are to provide legal counsel for the board of supervisors, elected county officials, department heads, and to act as legal representative for the county in court cases. In cases where a crime has been committed in the county, he/she acts as the prosecuting attorney and presents the county's case at the trial. The county attorney is also responsible for juvenile justice which includes delinquency, abuse, and child neglect cases.

Bruce E. Swanson is the County Attorney for Montgomery County, and Mark D. Swanson is the Assistant County Attorney. Their office is located at 209 E. Coolbaugh Street, Red Oak, Iowa. They can be contacted by telephone number 712-623-3011 or by email at



Contact Info

209 E Coolbaugh St
Red Oak, IA 51566
Phone: 712-623-3011





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