The City Attorney's Office is organized into the Civil Division and the Criminal Division.
The Murray City Attorney's Office represents the Mayor,City Council, City departments, Boards, and Commissions in handling the legal business of the City.
The role of the City Attorney is similar to that of the general counsel of a large private corporation. The City Attorney's Office does not represent or give any legal advice to private citizens or businesses.
The Murray City Attorney's Office prosecutes misdemeanors and infractions of State laws and City ordinances that occur within the City.