Law DepartmentDepartment Head
Paul Bernier

Assistant City Attorney
Michael E. Fisher

Assistant City Attorney
Eric S. Goldstein

Phone Number
(734) 466-2520

Fax Number
(734) 466-2072

Location
Livonia City Hall, 4th Floor
33000 Civic Center Dr.
Livonia, MI 48154

Click here for a map to Livonia City Hall.

Mission Statement
The mission of the City of Livonia Law Department is to provide excellent legal services to the City of Livonia, which includes the Mayor, City Council, City Commissions, and all City departments.

The Law Department prosecutes misdemeanors and civil infractions in 16th District Court; represents the City in civil lawsuits; provides legal opinions; advises the Mayor,  City Council, and all City departments; drafts City Council resolutions, contracts, and ordinances; acquires private property for public use; and, responds to Freedom of Information Act (“FOIA”) requests.

The Law Department cannot give legal advice or provide representation to members of the public.

Law Department

Pictured left to right:  Leo Neville, Michael E. Fisher, Paul Bernier, Eric S.  Goldstein