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Amadis Sotelo

Deputy City Attorney / Affirmative Litigation, Innovation & Enforcement Division

Amadis Sotelo is an attorney in the General Public Safety & Code Enforcement Unit, which is part of the Affirmative Litigation, Innovation & Enforcement Division of the City Attorney's Office.

Mr. Sotelo was born in the Bay Area and grew up in Los Angeles, California.  He obtained his undergraduate degree in Rhetoric from the University of California at Berkeley and his Juris Doctorate from John F. Kennedy School of Law.  

After passing the California Bar Exam he served as a volunteer Assistant District Attorney at the San Francisco District Attorney’s Office prior to joining the Oakland City Attorney’s Office in 2010.  As a Deputy City Attorney in the Advisory Division, he provides legal services to the Police and Fire Departments. 


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