We, the local Government of General Santos City, aspire to be globally competitive while enchancing the quality of life of our citizens towards a sustainable future.
We are committed to providing quality services to all members of our society.
We shall continually strive to improve our city, our people and our services while we foster the rule of law and equal opportunity for all.
That by 2032, the City Government’s premier legal arm and respected for its high quality expertise, which contributes to the development and implementation of the City policies and protects the City’s legal interests.
The City Legal Office commits to transform the City Government’s vision into reality by providing the highest quality of legal services to the City Mayor, Sangguniang Panlungsod, and elected barangay officials as well as to all departments of the Local Government Unit of General Santos City.
The City Legal Office is mandated to promote and protect the interest of the City Government in legal proceedings and matters requiring the services of a lawyer. It renders legal support to the City Mayor in carrying the basic services in including giving legal advice or assistance to constituents. It also represents the city Government and its officials in all civil actions and proceedings before a competent court of law. When required, it also drafts ordinances, contracts and other instruments for the consideration of the Sangguniang Panlungsod and render legal opinions on any question of law. Finally, it conducts administrative investigations involving erring city officials and employees.
CITY LEGAL OFFICE
2nd floor GSC Investment Action Center
Senior Citizen St. Barangay. Dad. East
General Santos City
Tel. no.: 083-887-2730