Legal Department and Records Access Officer

Mission Statement

The Law Department is responsible for providing representation and advice to the City and its officials in numerous areas including but not limited to: zoning issues, employment law, civil rights, civil service, contract actions, real estate, workers' compensation, education law, tort actions involving personal injury and property damage claims. Members of the legal department regularly attend and provide advice at meetings of the City Council and sub-committees thereof and to several City boards and commissions. In addition to drafting ordinances and other legal documents, numerous verbal and written opinions are rendered to the City Council and Department Heads.

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Elizabeth Rennard, Esq. City Solicitor 978-619-5633
Joanne M. Roomey Paralegal & Records Access Officer 978-619-5638
Regina Zaragoza Frey Director of Equity and Inclusion 978-745-9595 x41505
James F. Wellock, Esq. Assistant City Solicitor 978-619-5634