The City Attorney's Office provides timely, cost-efficient, quality legal services to support the City Council, City Manager and City staff in fulfilling their missions and implementing policy set by Council; and to advance, advocate, and safeguard the interests of the City in accordance with applicable law.
The City Attorney will advise City Officials and departments on a wide range of legal issues including:
Draft agreements, ordinances and resolutions when needed
Provide advice to City boards, committees and commissions
Advise Council and staff of pending legislation and assist in drafting proposals for legislation in areas of concern to the City of Forney
Provide advice on state and federal grants
Process claims on behalf of the City and against the City