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The Town Attorney’s Office provides advice and guidance to town officials and departments with regard to their day-to-day functioning in accordance with applicable laws and regulations, protects the interests of the Town through the preparation of sound ordinances, contracts, and other official documents, and represents the Town in litigation.

The Town Attorney is a full-time member of the Town’s staff. The position's duties include the preparation, review, and interpretation of ordinances, resolutions, and contracts, and legal support to the Mayor, Town Manager, Town Council, and all departments, boards and committees. The Town Attorney also manages any litigation involving the Town .  

Smyrna citizens and property owners sometimes have questions about how various town regulations may affect them. The Smyrna Municipal Code contains all of the laws issued by the Town. The laws, known as ordinances, are passed by Town Council. If you have questions involving matters such as traffic and parking regulations, fireworks, or animal control  in the Town of Smyrna, the answer is most likely in the Municipal Code. Please note that professional rules of ethics prevent the Law Department from giving legal advice to the general public.
 

You can find items that are produced by the Town of Smyrna Legal Department:

Town Charter

Municipal Code