Legal Matters

The Office of General Counsel represents Merrimack College as an institution and is responsible for all legal matters affecting the college.

Responsibilities of the college’s attorneys include:

  • Monitoring federal and state legislation to ensure the college is in compliance with its legal obligations.
  • Assisting in formulating and implementing institutional strategies to avoid future legal problems.
  • Overseeing litigation involving the college.
  • Reviewing proposed policies and procedures.
  • Reviewing all contracts and agreements between the college and outside parties.