212 N. Bonner
Tyler, Texas, 75702

Phone: 903-531-1161
Fax: 903-531-1281
Office Hours: M - F 8AM to 5PM
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Legal Department Mission

The mission of the City Attorney's Office is to provide quality legal services to the City of Tyler so that it can govern lawfully and efficiently with the highest level of integrity and more effectively serve the citizens of Tyler.

Conflict of Interest Statement:
To avoid conflicts of interest and to reserve its attorneys for the representation of the city, our office does not provide legal opinions on private matters which do not involve the City of Tyler or an officer, agent or employee of the City of Tyler acting in their official capacity. The attorneys of our office do not represent private parties in civil or criminal matters. Our office cannot refer you to any specific attorneys or endorse any attorney in private practice; however, if you are in need of legal representation for a private matter you may call Lone Star Legal Aid at 1-800-248-0048, or you may contact East Texas Legal Services at (903)595-4781.

Core Functions 

  • Providing representation for departments in litigation and legal matters
  • Responsible for the preparation and review of ordinances, contracts, resolutions, and other city related documents 

Contact Us

Mail: City Attorney's Office
P.O. Box 2039
Tyler, Texas 75710-2039

Phone: (903) 531-1161

Fax: (903) 531-1281

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