The City Attorney's Office, under the leadership of City Attorney Michael Pitts, provides legal counsel to the Mayor, City Council, City Manager, operating departments, and various boards and commissions.
Legal Representation of the City
It represents the City in all state and federal courts and in all property matters and it prosecutes cases in Municipal Court.
Other legal services to the City include the following:
Conducting contract negotiations
Interpreting code enforcement issues
Monitoring risk exposures and recommending policies and procedures accordingly
Reviewing and drafting ordinances and resolutions for the Municipal Code