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We provide legal services to the Mayor, City Council and City departments regarding their official capacities within City government.

Our office has been in continuous existence for 180 years and under the sole authority of the Corporation Counsel for 125 years. The Corporation Counsel has supervisory authority over all City attorneys and legal affairs and is responsible for all litigation to which the City of Boston is a party. Find out more about the Law Department.

1 City Hall Square
Room 615
Boston MA  02201
United States
Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Meet the Corporation Counsel

Meet the Corporation Counsel