The Civil Department focuses on issues relating to local government law, such as public finance, land use, public records, taxation, open meetings, public safety and condemnation. Other areas of practice include litigation in state and federal courts, torts, claims, contracts, real estate, employment, environmental, construction, administrative and Constitutional law.
The Civil Department is responsible for drafting or reviewing all legal documents including resolutions and ordinances presented to City Council, contracts, leases, and deeds to which the City is party.
This web site has been prepared for informational purposes only and is not legal advice. The Scottsdale City Attorney's Office only represents the City of Scottsdale, it's agencies, officials, and employees on matters of public business and cannot provide legal advice to residents nor can it refer residents to private attorneys.
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