Municipal Law Office

The attorney for the City of Paris is a local full time attorney in private practice. The duties of the City Attorney are as follows:

Counsel

The City Attorney’s Office provides legal counsel to the:

  • Mayor
  • City Commission
  • City Manager
  • City Departments

 

Prosecution

In addition, the City Attorney’s Office prosecutes or provides assistance in the prosecution of the criminal violation of:

  • City Ordinances
  • State misdemeanor statutes
  • Gross misdemeanor statutes