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City Attorney's Office


The City of Santa Monica is known for its open government and robust public process, for protecting individual rights, and for creatively improving community  welfare and quality of life. This office works to implement those values by providing an unusually wide range of legal services to the City and its people. We hope this website helps make our office accessible to everyone. Thank you for visiting.



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Airport to close in 2028


Agreement Consent Decree


Merit Gold Customers:
For information
about the settlement,
call CMA at 818-972-5354

City Attorney Obtains $2 Million Judgment Against Merit Financial in False Advertising Case

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