The Office of Legal Affairs represents and provides legal advice to John Carroll University. The Office supports the mission of the University by handling all legal matters generated by the activities of these entities and by initiating legal action to forestall problems and manage risks. The Office of Legal Affairs provides legal advice to University directors, the President, officers, and administrators and represents the University in all administrative and judicial proceedings.
Common matters requiring legal advice include:
Matters requiring legal advice or legal action relating to University business should be referred to the Office of Legal Affairs through the appropriate University administrator such as a director, dean or vice president. The Office of Legal Affairs is not authorized to render personal legal advice to University employees or students.