County Attorney

The Dickinson County Attorney's Office prosecutes violations of State law and County resolutions including felony crimes and juvenile crimes anywhere in Dickinson County, and misdemeanor and traffic violations that occur outside the cities limits. We also represent the State in child in need of care and treatment cases.

This office researches and writes appellate briefs and presents oral arguments to the Kansas Court of Appeals and the Kansas Supreme Court.

Andrea Purvis is the current County Attorney. Andrea has been practicing law since 2008 and has been a prosecutor in Dickinson County since 2012.

Our staff consists of three attorneys, four legal assistants, and one victim coordinator that are committed to working to ensure the safety of our citizens and communities.

Office Hours


Our office hours are Monday-Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. You may contact us at:
201 East First Street
Abilene, Kansas 67410
Telephone: 785-263-2646
FAX: 785-263-0445