RAUL J. AGUILA - CITY ATTORNEY
Education: University of Miami School of Law (J.D. 1985); Florida International University (Faculty Scholar/B.A. 1982).
Member: Florida Bar; U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida.
Born: Miami, Florida
as City Attorney acts as the legal advisor for the municipality and all of its
officers in all matters relating to their official powers and duties, attends
all meetings of the City Commission and performs such duties as may be required
of him by ordinance or resolution of the City Mayor and Commission or City
He oversees the Office of City
Attorney and under his supervision, the Office of City Attorney prepares or
reviews all ordinances, resolutions, contracts, bonds, and other written
instruments in which the municipality is concerned, and endorses on each his
approval of the form, language, and execution thereof. The Office of City Attorney also prosecutes
or defends, for and in behalf of the City, all complaints, suits and controversies
in which the City is a party, before any court or other legally constituted