Welcome to the Long Beach City Attorney's
homepage. On June 3, 2014, I was elected as Long Beach City Attorney to a four
year term. It is my honor to serve as the City Attorney with this outstanding
staff of 64 employees, including 20 attorneys. This office is committed to
serving the citizens of Long Beach by providing the City with proactive, timely
and accurate legal services.
The City Attorney's
Office is comprised of five divisions: Departmental Counsel, Litigation, Harbor,
Workers' Compensation and Administration and has an operating budget of
approximately 9.4 million dollars for fiscal year 2015. The office is the sole
and exclusive legal advisor of the City, City Council and all City commissions,
committees, officers and employees.
You are encouraged to review this
website, as it is designed with you, the citizen, in mind. Since this is your
City Attorney's office, please feel free to comment on any aspect of our work or
With best regards,