The Office of Legal Affairs
Welcome to the Office of Legal Affairs website. Reporting directly to the Office of the President, the Office of Legal Affairs supports Albany State University’s mission by providing timely, accurate, and concise legal advice on a broad range of issues having legal significance to the institution.
The Office of Legal Affairs at Albany State University works with integrity, reason, and knowledge of the law to provide, manage, and administer legal services for the University. In serving the University’s interests, The Office of Legal Affairs, endeavors to increase the awareness of and compliance with federal and state laws, policies of the Board of Regents, and institutional statutes and policies related to the operation of the institution.
The Office of Legal Affairs serves as the liaison between the institution and the Board of Regents legal staff, as well as the Georgia Attorney General’s office. Please do not contact these offices regarding University business without consulting with the Office of Legal Affairs at Albany State University first.
The Office of Legal Affairs cannot advise students or employees on any personal legal matter or any matters that would conflict with the Office’s obligation to Albany State University or the University System of Georgia’s Board of Regents.
Please take a few moments to take advantage of the available resources within this website. If you should have any legal questions involving University business, please contact the Office of Legal Affairs at (229) 430-0577.
Rowena Daniels, LCSW, MBA, Esq.
Chief Legal Affairs Officer