The Law Department is an internal department made up of two divisions: Civil Division and Prosecution Divisions. These Divisions are overseen by the City Attorney who reports to the City Manager, Mayor and City Council.
The Civil Division is located in the City Hall building and focuses on providing reliable, efficient, and accurate legal services to the City's elected and appointed officials and staff. The Civil Division personnel consists of: City Attorney, Chief Counsel of Management and Operations, Chief Counsel of Litigation, Chief Counsel of Public Safety, Chief Counsel of Infrastructure and Planning, Chief Counsel of Economic Development and Planning, Contract Compliance Coordinator/Paralegal, and a part-time Executive Assistant.
For more information contact: 816.969.1400
This Prosecution Division is located in the Police Department and focuses on prosecuting city ordinance violations in order to protect the health and safety of the citizens and the integrity of neighborhoods. The Prosecution Division personnel consists of: Chief Prosecuting Attorney, part time Assistant Prosecuting Attorney, Office Manager/Paralegal and a Legal Assistant.
For more information contact: 816.969.1420