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Douglas County School District

Hires Joey Gilbert firm as legal counsel

July 19, 2023

At a special Douglas County School District Board of Trustees meeting held today,  Joey Gilbert Law was hired in a 4-2 vote to serve as the new legal counsel for DCSD. Approximately one hundred members of the public attended the almost 6-hour long meeting to give public comment, much of it critical of the board and Mr. Gilbert.The present legal counsel firm, Maupin, Cox & LeGoy was also fired in a 5-1 vote. Their contract continues for a 90-day transition period.

More details will be shared when they become available.

(Staff)