County Attorney

The County Attorney is the sole legal adviser to the County and every agency thereof in matters of a civil nature.  The County Attorney prepares all necessary papers and written instruments in connection with representing county officers and employees in relation to their official duties.  The department also prosecutes and defends all civil actions and proceedings for or against the county and prepares resolutions, ordinances, and local laws as requested by the Board of Legislators and the County Executive.


Peter M. Rayhill, Esq.
Oneida County Attorney
Oneida County Office Building
800 Park Avenue
Utica, New York  13501
 Phone: 315.798.5910   Fax:315.798.5603