The Law Department represents the City of Youngstown on all legal issues and acts as Counsel to all other departments within the City of Youngstown. It also encompasses a number of activities and is directly involved in civil litigation, union/management labor negotiations and arbitration procedures, legislative functions, risk management and dispute resolution processes.
Attorney Anthony Farris is the Law Director. The Law Department includes the Prosecutor’s Office and Risk Management Office and has a total of 13 employees.
The Law Department and Prosecutor’s Office are located on the fourth floor of City Hall while Risk Management is stationed on the fifth floor.