City Attorney

Legal Counsel

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.

Legal Services

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