Welcome to the Office of Legal Affairs, the in-house corporate legal office for John Carroll University.

This office handles all aspects of the University’s legal services and advice for the Board of Directors, the President and all authorized administration and representatives of the University.

The Office is also responsible for retaining and supervising outside counsel engaged by the University.

The Office only handles University-related matters and does not provide personal legal services for University employees or students. If you need an attorney for personal matters, you may contact the Cleveland Bar Association free referral service by calling 1-216-696-3532.

Should you receive any legal document or notice relating to University business (such as a subpoena, a complaint, a hearing notice or any document or notice relating to a legal proceeding), please forward the document to our office immediately.

Disclaimer: Nothing contained within this site and related links may be construed as legal advice from the Office of Legal Affairs. Users should always consult with appropriate licensed counsel if legal issues are involved. The materials presented here are for informational purposes only.