City Attorney

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City Attorney's Office
105 W. Juan Linn St.
P.O. Box 1758
Victoria, Texas, 77902

The City of Victoria does business as a municipal corporation and the City Attorney serves as its legal counsel, providing legal guidance to City Council as a governing body and to City officials. This includes providing legal representation in any lawsuit involving the City.

The City Attorney protects the interests of the City by reviewing or preparing legal documents including real estate transactions, contracts, claims, or other legal actions in which the City has an interest.

The City Attorney ensures that the City, along with its elected and appointed officials, adhere to the City’s Charter, Code of Ordinances, and Texas Local Government Code, when conducting the business of the City.


City Attorney Staff


Thomas Gwosdz, City Attorney

   Member: College of the State Bar

 Allison Lacey, Assistant City Attorney

 Katy Connally, Legal Assistant

 Brandy Baugh, Administrative Assistant