You likely sued the government and the county attorney represents the government. If you tell us what the case is about, there's more to tell.
Most likely because by law the county attorney has to defend the local government agency you filed a lawsuit against.
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He represents the County and its Departments and Agencies.
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None of us can tell you exactly why because we do not have the papers, but I would bet it is because you are seeking sealed records and the County may have an interest (theoretical or actual) in whether or not the records are sealed.