Office of Legal Affairs
Whom We Can Help
The Office of Legal Affairs provides legal advice and representation to The Ohio State University, to its constituent units and affiliated entities, and to its trustees, officers, employees, and student leaders while acting on the university's behalf. Each of the lawyers in the Office of Legal Affairs is appointed as an Assistant Attorney General for the State of Ohio in addition to his or her university job title.
Not one of these people? Try our sister office, Student Legal Services.
What We Can Provide
Our services include advice and counsel on all matters having legal significance for the university, contract review, legal workshops and educational programs. The Office of Legal Affairs provides oversight of all litigation including cases assigned to special counsel appointed by the Attorney General for the State of Ohio.
For specific advice, search above or browse our Legal Topics.
05/25/2018Records ManagementThe Records Management link has now changed. Take a look at the updated forms and resources.Take Me There
12/07/2017OnBase - University Contract ManagementOnBase manages the complete contract lifecycle, automating repeatable tasks and equipping legal staff to accomplish knowledge-driven work.Take Me There
08/03/2017Waiver of ConflictThe Waiver of Conflict form has now changed. Take a look at the updated forms and resources.View DOC
06/30/2017Considerations for Creation of an Affiliated EntityThe Considerations for Creation of an Affiliated Entity form has now changed. Take a look at the updated forms and resources.View DOC