The Law Department represents and protects the interests of the City of Chelsea by providing accurate and timely legal advice to all elected and appointed officials, multiple-member bodies and agencies of the City, to ensure that municipal decisions are made in conformance by appropriate legal authority. The Law Department strives to decrease the potential liabilities and related risks of the City by concentrating on preventative action including early program intervention and the constant review and examination of the legal claims filed against the City. In addition, the Law Department provides representation for the City in legislative, judicial and administrative proceedings involving the City, its officers, and agencies.

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Cheryl Watson Fisher, City Solicitor

Law Department Office: 617-466-4150
For help with personal legal matters please contact Suffolk University Neighborhood Legal Services at 617-884-7568.

Fax: 617-466-4159

500 Broadway, Room #307
Chelsea, MA 02150
United States
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Hours of Operation

Monday - Thursday 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Tuesday Evening: 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Cheryl Watson Fisher City Solicitor 617-466-4150
Peter Christopher Assistant City Solicitor/MHO Officer 617-466-4155
Strephon Treadway Assistant City Solicitor 617-466-4154
Beatrice Hernandez Office Secretary 617-466-4150
Jessica C. Morales Paralegal  617-466-4151

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