Byron Werry is the City Solicitor for the City of Regina. He is a graduate of the University of Ottawa College of Law and was called to the Saskatchewan Bar in 1995.
Byron joined the City of Regina in 2002 and was appointed City Solicitor in 2008. He is a member of the IMLA Board of Directors and received the Bruce A. Noble Distinguished Canadian Municipal Lawyer Award in 2016.
The Legal Services branch provides advice and service to Council, the Board of Police Commissioners, and all City Departments. This includes preparing, reviewing and providing advice on legal documents related to contracts, financing and reports, drafting bylaws, ensuring regulatory compliance and litigation.
The Prosecutions branch prosecutes all bylaw offences in the City, except moving traffic violations and some provincial offences. It also administers the Regina Municipal Division of Provincial Court.
The Risk Management branch provides services including investigating, adjusting or pursuing claims, administering insurance coverage and recommending loss prevention measures to protect the City from risk and financial loss.
The Policy Support branch provides advice and support with policy development across the organization.