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Legal Services is a section within the Office of the Registrar. Legal Services provides in-house professional legal services to the University.

These services involve:

  • managing litigation and disputes involving the University(except employment related matters)
  • providing legal assistance and advice to University management
  • drafting contracts and advising on contracts (except HR and matters dealt with by the Research Contracts and Intellectual Property Services Office).
  • dissemination of information on legislative changes
  • management, administration and prosecution of student disciplinary matters in the University Student Discipline Tribunal and the University Tribunal of Appeal
  • appointment of University Commissioners of Oaths