Get to know City Attorney Susan Segal

Q. How many criminal cases does your office handle each year?
A. About 25,000. That’s almost 100 cases each weekday.

Q. What’s something interesting most people don’t know about your office?
A. We handle more than 1.8 million documents each year while carrying out our work on civil cases.

Q. What music are you listening to lately?
A. Can’t get Pharrell Williams’ song “Happy” out of my head.

Q. Best place for lunch?
A. You mean other than my desk?

Q. Favorite quote?
A. Eleanor Roosevelt: “Life is like a tea bag; you never know how strong you are until you’ve been put in hot water.”

Q. Favorite movie?
A. Almost any of Wes Anderson’s films.

Published Mar 19, 2014