City Attorney

Batesville City Attorney

Batesville is governed by a Mayor and eight City Council members, each representing a Ward. The Mayor serves a four-year term and Council serve two-year terms. The Mayor and Council oversee city departments which are managed by Supervisors who are appointed by the Mayor.

Timothy Meitzen - City Attorney

500 E. Main St.

City Attorney Timothy Meitzen is a graduate of Batesville High School. After receiving a bachelor's degree in political science at the University of Central Arkansas, Meitzen earned his law degree from the University of Arkanas School of Law. He was appointed to serve as the city attorney in Batesville in July of 2015 and operates a private practice located on the third floor of the Municipal Building. He is licensed in the State of Arkansas and admitted to practice in the United States District Courts of Arkansas.