Office of the City Attorney

About the Office of the City Attorney

The City Attorney is appointed by the City Council and is the legal counselor and advisor to City Council and to City Officials.

The City Attorney:

  •  provides written legal opinions as needed by Council;
  • drafts deeds, contracts, conveyances, ordinances, resolutions and other legal instruments for the City;
  • approves as to form all drafts of contracts and all official or other bonds before final approval or acceptance by City Council;
  • prosecutes and defends all suits, actions or causes where the City is a party; and
  • reports to the City Council meetings.

The City Attorney does not represent or advise private individuals in legal matters.


City of San Luis Code of Ordinances
City of San Luis Ordinances
City of San Luis Resolutions
City of San Luis Subdivision Regulations
City of San Luis Public Works Standards