City Attorney Office

Civil Division

The Civil Division of the City Attorney’s Office is responsible for providing advisory and transactional legal support, which includes preparing opinions, contracts, deeds, ordinances, and resolutions. The Division also defends and prosecutes civil actions on behalf of the City.
Criminal Division / City Prosecutor's Office

The Criminal Division of the City Attorney’s Office prosecutes those criminal misdemeanor offenses which occur within the Surprise City limits and which are filed in the Surprise City Court. This Division also ensures that victims of crime receive ongoing support and notification as their case progresses through the criminal justice system.

To learn more about the City Prosecutor’s Office and Victim Services Program, please click on the links below: