General Counsel

Founders Plaza

Office of General Counsel

The Office of General Counsel provides legal advice to and representation for Shawnee State University. The Office is responsible for the coordination and supervision of all legal matters involving:

  1. Shawnee State University;
  2. Shawnee State University Board of Trustees; and,
  3. Officers and employees acting on behalf of the University 

The Office is responsible for providing legal services in such diverse areas as employment, student affairs, contracts, real estate, administrative law, immigration and intellectual property. The Office also provides training programs in areas such as Ethics, FERPA, Employment law issues such as FLSA, FMLA and ADA, Intellectual Property and other areas. For more information or to request a presentation, please contact the Office of General Counsel.

The Office does not provide legal advice or representation to individual members of the University community on personal legal matters or in matters which may impact the University. The Office does not provide legal advice to students. 

ADVISORY AS TO CONTENTS OF THIS WEB SITE 

This web site is for informational purposes only and is not to be considered legal advice under any circumstances. Please contact this Office for legal advice or guidance.

The Office does not provide legal advice or representation to individual members of the University community on personal legal matters or in matters which may impact the University. The Office does not provide legal advice to students.

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