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The Attorney General of the U. S. Virgin Islands is appointed by the Governor with the advice and consent of the Legislature of the Virgin Islands. The role of the Attorney General is to act as the advocate for every resident of the Territory, asserting the rights of the residents under the laws of the Territory and the United States, and protecting them from those who would violate those rights.


Terri Griffiths, ESQ
Acting Attorney General
Department of Justice
Office of the Attorney General
34-38 Kronprindsens Gade
GERS Building, 2nd Floor
St. Thomas, Virgin Islands 00802
(340) 774-5666 Ext. 107
Can the Office of the Attorney General provide me with advice or an Opinion on a legal matter?
     No. By law, the Office of the Attorney General may only issue advice or opinions to the the governor, legislature, and any department, board, commission, agency, instrumentality, or officer of the Government of the Virgin Islands regarding legal matters.