The mission of the City Attorney’s Office is to provide the city, including its affiliated entities and its personnel, with comprehensive in-house legal counsel, prosecution, risk management, investigation, victim advocate, collection, and administrative enforcement services.
The City Attorney’s Office provides legal services on behalf of the city. It does not represent or give legal advice to individual or private citizens, businesses, groups, or other entities.
The City Attorney’s Office is managed by J. Eric Bunderson, City Attorney, and consists of three divisions:
The Civil Division
The Risk/Litigation Division
The Prosecution Division (also referred to as the Prosecutor’s Office or the Criminal Division)