Services Provided

The City Attorney's Department provides legal advice on civil matters for the City including:

  • Drafting and reviewing City policies and procedures
  • Drafting and reviewing contracts
  • Giving legal advice to the City Council and City staff members
  • Reviewing documents from a legal perspective

The issues that are presented to the office are wide and varied, ranging from water rights, contracts, and zoning and planning issues to property acquisition, nuisances, and lawsuits.


The City Attorney represents the City of Laramie, not the individual citizens of the City. If you have a question for an attorney on a personal matter, you should contact a private attorney. If you have a question about the procedures within the City or on a City matter, you may send your inquiries to the City Attorney's Department at (307) 721-5321.