Jim Cornwell is a member of Government and Business groups specializing in economic planning and development, local government law, environmental law as well as zoning and land use issues. In addition, Jim is Managing Partner of the Christiansburg office of the firm.He represents local government entities by providing daily support and advice, appearing at public meetings and hearings, and, when required, representing them as a litigator. He currently serves as City Attorney for the City of Galax, County Attorney for the Counties of Carroll, Craig, Floyd, Grayson and Lancaster, Town Attorney for Narrows and also serves as counsel to several water, sewer and solid waste authorities. He serves as special counsel and handles delinquent real estate tax collection for several jurisdictions. Jim also represents individuals and corporate clients in regulatory and governmental matters including land use and environmental matters.