On Monday, City Attorney Ann Davison filed a lawsuit in federal court against car manufacturers Kia and Hyundai for their failure to install anti-theft technology in some vehicles which has contributed to an exponential increase of Kia and Hyundai [...]
Under City Attorney Ann Davison’s Leadership, City Attorney’s Office is Making Significant Strides to Improve Justice for Victims Today, City Attorney Ann Davison released the Second Quarter 2022 report, highlighting the significant [...]
Today, City Attorney Ann Davison sent a formal request to the Seattle Municipal Court asking that individuals who meet the criteria for the High Utilizer Initiative be excluded from an agreement signed in 2019 that requires the City Attorney’s [...]
Seattle City Attorney Ann Davison announced today a new plan to address the historic backlog of cases she inherited when taking office. Today’s announcement was informed by an assessment from former U.S. Attorney Brian Moran to leverage existing [...]
City Attorney Ann Davison announced the launch of a new High Utilizer Initiative. The program will identify individuals responsible for repeat criminal activity across the City of Seattle and aims to dramatically reduce their public safety impacts. [...]

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Ann Davison, City Attorney
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The City Attorney heads the Law Department and is responsible for supervising all City litigation. In addition, the City Attorney supervises a staff of Assistant City Attorneys who provide legal advice and assistance to the City's management and prosecute violations of City ordinances.