Mission Statement

Mission, Vision and Values


The Law Department provides sound legal advice and counsel to its client, the Mayor, and City Council. In doing so, the Law Department provides vigorous and successful advocacy of the interests of the Mayor and City Council in litigation matters; protects the corporate and financial interests of the Mayor and City Council in the negotiation and consummation of contractual, financial, and real estate transactions; aggressively defends the Mayor and City Council in liability cases, and furthers the collection efforts of the Mayor and City Council.


Our vision is to provide our clients with skilled legal advice in a timely and efficient manner.  We strive to handle each matter with accountability and responsiveness. Our vision reflects our values: integrity, service, excellence, and teamwork.


INTEGRITY – We lead by example in all we do.  We set the highest goals of honesty and ethics.

SERVICE –  Our work is handled timely and efficiently.

EXCELLENCE –  Our work reflects our best efforts, never less.

TEAMWORK –   We know that to achieve goals, we need to operate as a team. The best results are achieved through this collaboration.