Law

Law



The Law Director's Office serves as the legal advisor for the City of Conneaut, Ohio, and prosecutes all criminal, zoning, code enforcement, income tax and traffic offenses that occur within the corporate limits of the City.  The Law Director's Office represents the City in all civil actions provides legal counsel to the City Manager, Conneaut City Council, boards and commission, and the Conneaut Port Authority.  The office does not handle citizen complaints or neighbor disputes.

Law Director Kyle B. Smith and Assistant Law Director Alexandria R. Heinonen have served in their current capacities since their appointment to said position in June, 2015.

Law Director Kyle B. Smith graduated from the University of California, Davis and Willamette University College of Law.  He previously served as the Law Director from 1984 to 1995 and also represents the Village of Geneva on the Lake and the Village of Roaming Shores.  Attorney Smith has maintained the private practice of Smith and Miller in Jefferson, Ohio for the past 25 years.

Assistant Law Director Alexandria R. Heinonen graduated from John Carroll University and the University of Toledo College of Law.  Attorney Heinonen is also a member of Smith and Miller Law in Jefferson, Ohio.

Contact Information:
Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Phone: (440) 593-7413
FAX: (440) 593-7414