Chief Legal Officer
William Kim was appointed to the position of Flint City Attorney in April of 2022, after serving as Interim City Attorney since February 2022. Mr. Kim first joined the city as an Assistant City Attorney in May of 2015 after previously serving in key roles with the City of Lansing and the State of Michigan. As the chief legal officer, Mr. Kim oversees all of the legal affairs for the City of Flint, City departments, City administration, the mayor, and City Council.
Legal Department – Civil Division
Legal Department – Criminal Division
Community Legal Resources
Below is a list of other legal resources available to our residents.
YWCA of Greater Flint
Victim Advocacy Program Phone: (810) 766-8994 Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Services Phone: (810) 238-SAFEVisit Website
Michigan Secretary of State
Phone: (888) 767-6424Visit Website
Legal Services of Eastern Michigan
Phone: (800) 322-4512 Phone: (810) 234-2621Visit Website
67th District Court
810.257.3170 – 630 S. Saginaw Street, Flint MI 48502Visit Website
The City of Flint Legal Department handles Damage Claims for the City of Flint. Claims must be submitted within forty-five (45) days of the date the damage was discovered. A claim can be considered only after it is filed in writing at the Office of the City Clerk.
Freedom of Information Act Request
The Michigan Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) regulates and sets requirements for the disclosure of public records by all public bodies in the state, including all state agencies, county and other local governments, school boards, other boards, departments, commissions, councils, and public colleges and universities.
The City of Flint, Michigan, in a historic move, has filed a lawsuit against opioid manufacturers and distributors, alleging economic losses resulting from the opioid crisis.
Civil Rights Non-Discrimination Agreement
The Flint City of Flint has adopted non-discrimination and grievance procedures policies in coordination with the Environmental Protection Agency.
Notice of City of Flint non-discrimination and grievance procedures policies
English translationView PDF
Aviso de las políticas de procedimientos de quejas y no discriminación de la ciudad de Flint
Spanish translationView PDF
إشعار بسياسات إجراءات التظلم وعدم التمييز في مدينة فلينت
Arabic translationView PDF
Non-Discrimination PlanView PDF