Dallas City Attorney

The Torts Section is responsible for defending the City of Dallas and its employees in personal injury lawsuits, such as car, slip and fall cases, accidents, and other perosnal injury cases. The Section also handles claims and defends lawsuits involving allegations of federal civil rights violations and state-law torts allegedly committed by Dallas police officers and other City employees. The section also reviews claims that have been filed with the City but have not been filed as lawsuits.