Law

Timothy M. King, General Counsel

Department Overview

The Law Department represents the District on all legal, regulatory and contractual matters. Areas overseen by this department include the management of personal injury and property damage claims filed against the District, claims filed pursuant to the Worker's Compensation Act, environmental litigation, tax matters, labor relations, municipal corporate matters, intergovernmental agreements, land use and acquisitions, Constitutional First Amendment Issues and supervision of municipal bond transactions.

Law Student Externship Program

The Law Department manages the Chicago Park District's Law Student Externship Program.  Legal Externships at the District provides law students with the opportunity to work in a diverse and friendly environment. Legal externs can expect to assist Park District attorneys with legal matters in multiple practice areas, while gaining practical legal experience.

Shakman Compliance

View the requirements and responsibilities of the Chicago Park District and its employees under the Shakman Consent Decree.

Documents: The Code of the Chicago Park District

Name Size Published
PDF Document 00 - CPD CODE - Table of Contents 140KB 4/27/2016
PDF Document 01 - CPD CODE - Chapter 1 120KB 4/27/2016
PDF Document 02 - CPD CODE - Chapter 2 149KB 4/27/2016
PDF Document 03 - CPD CODE - Chapter 3 192KB 4/27/2016
PDF Document 04 - CPD CODE - Chapter 4 534KB 4/27/2016
PDF Document 05 - CPD CODE - Chapter 5 130KB 4/27/2016
PDF Document 06 - CPD CODE - Chapter 6 1MB 4/27/2016
PDF Document 07 - CPD CODE - Chapter 7 207KB 4/27/2016
PDF Document 08 - CPD CODE - Chapter 8 2MB 4/27/2016
PDF Document 09 - CPD CODE - Chapter 9 1MB 4/27/2016
PDF Document 10 - CPD CODE - Chapter 10 992KB 4/27/2016
PDF Document 11 - CPD CODE - Chapter 11 292KB 4/27/2016
PDF Document 12 - CPD CODE - Chapter 12 453KB 4/27/2016
PDF Document 13 - CPD CODE - Chapter 13 123KB 4/27/2016

Documents: Lobbyist Forms

Name Size Published
PDF Document Termination Form 7KB 1/15/2016
PDF Document Statement of Registration Form 200KB 1/15/2016
PDF Document Activity Report Form 169KB 1/15/2016