The Office is one of the 19 departments/offices of the City Government of Davao. The office has 49 various positions comprising 6 divisions created under its office plantilla of personnel.
At present, it has a total of forty one (40) appointed officials and employees all of which are in permanent status. Nine (9) plantilla positions are still vacant including the position of the City Legal Officer.
Since the time of vacancy of the position of City Legal Officer last March 2010 the incumbent Assistant City Legal Officer was the one designated by the Honorable City Mayor to act as one. He is assisted by seven (7) lawyers in handling various cases wherein the city or any of its official is a party.
The Office is also currently implementing three (3) continuing projects namely: (1) City Franchising & Regulatory Board, (2) Motorized Tricycle-for-Hire (MTH) City Wide Law Enforcement and Monitoring Program, and (3) Real Property Task Force. [More...]