"Welcome to the Sapulpa City Attorney's home page. It has been my honor and privilege to serve my hometown as City Attorney since 1998. Although I cannot represent individual citizens with legal problems, I am happy to answer questions about Sapulpa’s city government and the ordinances passed by the City Council. If I may be of service, please do not hesitate to call me at 918-248-5921."
-David Widdoes, Sapulpa City Attorney
In accordance with the Sapulpa City Code, the City Attorney is appointed by and reports to City Council. The general duties of the Office of the City Attorney include:
Other Legal Services
In addition to the other duties prescribed by law, the city attorney shall render legal services to the officers and employees of the city in all suits, actions, and proceedings brought against them as defendants, other than those involving violations of the criminal laws of the state and penal ordinances of the city, in which the city has an interest when there is no conflict between the city's interest and that of any such officer and employee and the subject matter of the suit, action, or proceeding arose during and out of the scope of the employment of such officer or employee and during the hours prescribed for performing such services.