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 mission of the Office of Legal Affairs is to work with integrity, reason, and knowledge of the law to provide, manage, and coordinate 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, regulatory standards, Board of Regent’s policies, and institutional level policies that guide the operation of Albany State University.
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 contact the Office of Legal Affairs prior to contacting these offices regarding University business.
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