Welcome to the Office of Legal Affairs
General Counsel provides legal advice and representation to Austin Peay State University in all legal matters and concerns affecting the University and its operation. As part of that function, the Office of Legal Affairs provides the following services:
advises university administrators, faculty, and staff concerning legal requirements and risks in order to reduce the University's exposure to liability;
represents the University in administrative law proceedings and in legal matters before state and federal administrative agencies;
assists the Office of the Attorney General in the University's representation in litigation.
The materials contained here are made available for general informational purposes only and should not be construed as legal advice from the Office of Legal Affairs or relied upon as a substitute for obtaining legal advice from a licensed attorney. Legal questions concerning university matters should be directed to General Counsel.