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City of Miami Beach
1700 Convention Center Drive
Miami Beach, Florida 33139
Phone: 305.673.7000

Ricardo Dopico acts as the legal advisor for the municipality and all of its officers in all matters relating to their official powers and duties; attends all meetings of the City Commission; and performs such duties as may be required of him by ordinance or resolution of the City Mayor and Commission or City Charter.

Mission Statement

The Office of the City Attorney (CAO) is dedicated to providing quality legal services to the Mayor, City Commissioners, City Manager, City departments, and over forty (40) boards and committees, consistent with the goals and objectives of the City Commission.





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No. The City Attorney's office cannot provide legal advice to private citizens or residents within the City.

The Code of the City of Miami Beach may be accessed online at the Municode Library, Code of Ordinances.

Please review the Planning & Zoning Department’s Related Resources – Forms.  If you require further assistance you may visit the Planning & Zoning Department’s webpage or contact the Planning Department by calling 305.673.7550.

Office Information

  • Main Office:

    1700 Convention Center Drive
    4th Floor
    Miami Beach, FL 33139

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  • Hours of Operation:

    Monday - Friday
    9AM - 5PM

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