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Led by Principal Deputy City Attorney, Howard D. Russell , the Litigation division handles all litigation on behalf of the City before judicial and administrative bodies including actions involving personal injury and property damage, civil rights violations, excessive force, constitutional issues, personnel disputes, dangerous conditions of public property, breach of contract and real estate issues.

Attorney Profiles

Howard D. Russell, Principal Deputy City Attorney

Mark D. Diao, Deputy City Attorney

Nicholas J. Masero, Deputy City Attorney

Jennifer J. Moon, Deputy City Attorney

Matthew M. Peters, Deputy City Attorney

Michael A. Swift, Deputy City Attorney