Meagher County Attorney

Burt Hurwitz
Location: 15 W. Main St.
Mailing Address: PO Box 309
White Sulphur Springs, MT 59645
T: 406-547-3041
F: 406-547-3388
burth@meagherco.net

The Meagher County Attorney is an elected position of 4 years and is a full-time position.  By law, the County Attorney is the top law enforcement official for Meagher County and acts as the legal adviser to the Board of County Commissioners, all elected officials of Meagher County, Fire Districts, Weed Districts and School Districts.

The County Attorney is the Public Prosecutor and prosecutes all felonies in Meagher County, as well as other misdemeanor crimes which occur in the county and outside the City jurisdictions. The County Attorney's office works with all law enforcement agencies in Meagher County including the Meagher County Sheriff’s Department, Montana Highway Patrol, Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks, Animal Control, as well as other State investigative agencies in the prosecution of crimes against the State of Montana. The County Attorney provides services to DPHHS in the protection of abused children.  She provides services relative to guardianships or conservatorships for indigent individuals.

The County Attorney does not provide legal advice to the general public.