City Attorney's Office

The City Attorney's Office provides:

  • Collection
  • Comprehensive in-house legal counsel
  • Litigation services for:
    • Its affiliated entities
    • The city
    • Its personnel
  • Prosecution
  • Risk management
  • Victim advocate


The City Attorney's Office provides legal services on behalf of the city. It does not represent or give legal advice to:

  • businesses
  • groups
  • individual or private citizens
  • other entities


The City Attorney's Office is managed and supervised by department head J. Eric Bunderson, City Attorney, and consists of two divisions:

  • The Civil Division
  • The Prosecution Division (also known as the Criminal Division or the Prosecutor's Office)