City of Jacksonville

General Counsel
The General Counsel is the chief legal officer for the consolidated government, including its independent agencies. Any legal opinion rendered by the General Counsel constitutes the final authority for the resolution or interpretation of any legal issue relative to the consolidated government. Among other responsibilities, the General Counsel has the authority to interpret the Charter and relevant laws as to the delineation of the powers, duties and responsibilities of the Mayor, City Council and agencies of the government.

Michael T. Fackler, General Counsel