Most City offices closed Wednesday, June 19, to observe Juneteenth

The City of Portland recognizes Juneteenth as a formal day of remembrance to honor Black American history and the end of slavery in the United States. Learn about Juneteenth.

3.10.010 Office of City Attorney.

City Code Section

(Amended by Ordinance 165112, effective February 26, 1992.)

  1. The Office of the City Attorney shall consist of the City Attorney and such subordinate employees as the Council may provide. The deputies of the City Attorney shall be appointed by the City Attorney in writing and shall continue in service during the City Attorney’s pleasure. In the event of a vacancy in the position of the City Attorney, the deputies shall continue in office with a Chief Deputy serving as acting City Attorney until such time as the Council appoints a new City Attorney.