Office of the City Attorney
345 6th Street, Suite 600
Bremerton, Washington 98337
Phone (360) 473-5345
Fax (360) 473-5161
The mission of the Office of the City Attorney is to provide quality legal services for the City of Bremerton, oversee the prosecution of all criminal violations of the Bremerton Municipal Code, and provide legal advice and training to the Mayor, City Council, and all departments of the City.
Responsibilities & Objectives
Duties are set forth in the City's Charter, which provides that the City Attorney shall be the sole and exclusive legal advisor of the City, City Council and all City commissions, committees, officers and employees. It furnishes the legal support for all full service municipal operations, including departments of police, fire, public works and utilities, community development, and financial services.
The Office of the City Attorney does not represent individual citizens of the City in private matters. Citizens should consult with a private attorney regarding all private matters.
Human Resources and Risk Management are offices reporting to the Office of the City Attorney.