Protects city interests by providing quality legal advice and counsel to the City Council, the city manager, city departments and various city boards, commissions and affiliate entities, including the Hampton Redevelopment and Housing Authority.
The City Attorney's Office provides counsel in the areas of:
Drafting legal documents
General legal opinions to ensure limited exposure to legal liability and general legal compliance
Real estate transactions
The City Attorney's Office also advises departments regarding citizens' requests for public documents under the Freedom of Information Act. Read more about how to request information.
Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)
The City Attorney's Office also assists the City’s ADA Coordinators to ensure compliance with the requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act. Read more about how to request an accommodation or submit a question relating to ADA accessibility.