Attorney

Functions

               
The Ellis County Attorney’s Office is primarily responsible for felony prosecution, misdemeanor prosecution, and domestic battery prosecution. The office is also responsible for handling the following cases:

  • Alcohol / drug care and treatment cases
  • Child in need of care cases
  • County traffic violations
  • Juvenile offender cases
  • Mental illness

Staff


  • Thomas J. Drees, Ellis County Attorney (1997 – present)
  • Brenda L. Basgall, Assistant Ellis County Attorney
  • Charlene Brubaker, Assistant Ellis County Attorney
  • Christopher Lyon, Assistant Ellis County Attorney
  • Joshua T. Zarse, Assistant Ellis County Attorney