The Corporation Counsel leads the City's Department of Law. The Law Department supervises and directs the legal matters of the City providing legal advice to the Mayor and Council, City Manager, all Boards, Commissions, Departments, Offices and Agencies of the City.

The City of Rye’s Law Department does not render legal services to the public nor does it provide legal interpretations. For such assistance, it suggests consulting with a private attorney or one of the following agencies:

Lawyer Referral Service of The Westchester County Bar Association
300 Hamilton Avenue
White Plains, New York 10601
Phone: 914-761-5151

Westchester Putnam Legal Services
4 Cromwell Place
White Plains, New York 10601
Phone: 914-949-1305

The Legal Aid Society of Westchester County
One North Broadway
White Plains, New York 10601
Phone: 914-286-3400 (Criminal Division)
Phone: 914-286-3426 (Civil Division)