City Attorney's Office Performance
The City Attorney serves as the chief legal officer for the City. The City Attorney also leads the legal team in providing counsel to officials, employees, and appointed board and commission members regarding legal and risk management matters related to daily government activities. The legal team assists the City Manager in implementing City Council's policies, initiates and defends lawsuits, and prosecutes cases filed in municipal court. Additionally, staff drafts and reviews ordinances, resolutions, policies, and contracts prior to City Council consideration to ensure compliance with state, federal, and local laws.