Joshua Ney

County Attorney
Title: County Attorney
Phone: (785) 863-2251

Josh Ney was sworn into a four-year term as Jefferson County Attorney on January 8, 2017. Ney’s other legal experience includes service as the Kansas Securities Commissioner, the Jefferson County Counselor, Commissioner on the Kansas Human Rights Commission, and several years in private practice. Ney started his legal career in the Jefferson County Attorney’s Office as an Assistant CA under then-County Attorneys Caleb Stegall and Bob Fox.

Ney graduated with dean's honors from the Washburn University School of Law and served as a published staff writer on the Washburn Law Journal. Ney is a member of several professional organizations, including the Kansas Bar Association, the Kansas County and District Attorneys Association, and the Federalist Society of Kansas. Ney is active in his church and lives on a farm with his wife, Carol, and their children in rural Jefferson County.


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