ABOUT THE CITY ATTORNEY

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 Baron J. Bettenhausen

The City Attorney's Office provides legal services to the City Council, the Planning Commission, other commissions and committees, and City departments. It provides legal counsel and advice during public meetings and study sessions. It is responsible for the preparation of ordinances, resolutions, contracts, and agreements. It interprets and applies local, state, and federal laws, and conducts and monitors litigation.

Baron J. Bettenhausen, from the law firm of Jones & Mayer, was appointed City Attorney in 2020.  He can be reached by phone at (714) 446-1400 or email at bjb@jones-mayer.com