- Los Angeles City Attorney
The Los Angeles City Attorney is an elected official whose job is to prosecute all of the misdemeanor criminal offenses within the city of Los Angeles, California, United States. The General Counsel Division of the office provides legal counsel for the city by either defending the city or acting as the plaintiff for the city in all civil lawsuits. Term is four years and limited to two terms.
Name Term Benjamin Hays 1850–1851 William G. Dryden 1851–1852 Joseph Lancaster Brent 1852–1853 Charles E. Carr 1853 Joseph Lancaster Brent 1853 Isaac Hartman 1854–1855 Lewis Granger 1855–1856 Cameron E. Thom 1856–1858 James H. Lader 1858–1859 Samuel F. Reynolds 1859–1861 James H. Lader 1861–1862 Myer J. Newmark 1862 Alfred Chapman 1862–1865 James H. Lader 1865 Andrew J. King 1866–1868 Charles H. Larrabee 1868–1869 William McPherson 1869–1870 Frank H. Howard 1870–1872 Aurelius W. Hutton 1872–1876 John Franklin Godfrey 1876–1880 Henry T. Hazard 1880–1882 Walter D. Stephenson 1882–1884 James Wilfred McKinley 1884–1886 J. C. Daly 1886–1888 Charles H. McFarland 1888–1894 William Ellsworth Dunn 1894–1898 Walter F. Haas 1898–1900 W. B. Matthews 1900–1906 Leslie R. Hewitt 1906–1910 John W. Shenk 1910–1913 Alfred Lee Stephens 1919 Charles S. Burnell 1919–1921 Jess E. Stephens 1921–1929 Erwin P. Warner 1929–1933 Ray L. Chesebro 1933–1953 Roger Arnebergh 1953–1973 Burt Pines 1973–1981 Ira Reiner 1981–1985 James Hahn 1985–2001 Rocky Delgadillo 2001–2009 Carmen Trutanich 2009–present
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