The City of Findlay Law Director provides legal representation for the City of Findlay and all officers and employees of the City in matters relating to their official duties. This includes preparation and review of contracts, legislation, and other legal documents. The Law Director is the prosecuting attorney of the Findlay Municipal Court.
The Law Director is elected to a four-year term. The next election will be held in 2019.The Law Director is paid $108,580 / year.
Donald J. Rasmussen is a native of Cleveland, Ohio. He obtained his undergraduate and law degree from Ohio Northern University. From 1984 through 2011, Don was Assistant Prosecuting Attorney and Assistant Law Director for the City of Findlay and a partner in the law firm of Hackenberg, Beutler, Rasmussen & Feighner LLC. Don was first elected as the City Law Director in 2012. Don also serves as the Village Solicitor for Arlington, Mount Blanchard, Mount Cory and Vanlue, Ohio. Don is a member of the American, Ohio State and Findlay-Hancock County Bar Associations.