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Position Announcement: Legal Fellow

Legal Affairs Training Sessions

The Office of Legal Affairs offers monthly open training sessions to UNC Charlotte staff and faculty on a variety of legal topics. Upcoming sessions:

  • Secondary Employment, Outside Commitments, and Employee Liability Protections - Applicable Policies and Best Practices You Should Consider
    For any employee who has another job outside the university, who owns or operates his/her own company, who consults regularly, or who participates on outside boards, this session will address the questions and concerns that might be circulating around those activities.  Join Jeff Jensen, Senior Associate General Counsel, as he explains the university policies that govern these relationships as well as what employee protections might come into play with university-related work.
    • Thursday, September 14, from 9-10:15 am
    • Cone 113
    • Presented by Jeff Jensen, Senior Associate General Counsel
    • Please RSVP to Amanda Simpson if you plan to attend (an RSVP is helpful but not required).  If you have suggestions for future topics, please also send those to Amanda.  
  • Who Ya Gonna Call?  Essential Speed-Dials for All Your University Problems
    • mid-November, date/time/place TBD
    • Presented by Samantha Sears, Deputy General Counsel

For more information and to learn about upcoming training sessions, bookmark the Legal Affairs Training Sessions page.​

New: Division of Institutional Integrity

The Office of Legal Affairs is one of five offices comprising the Division of Institutional Integrity. The Division of Institutional Integrity supports UNC Charlotte, as North Carolina's urban research university, in its endeavors to achieve its academic mission and strategic plan while adhering to the University’s ethical, legal, and regulatory responsibilities. The Division of Institutional Integrity consists of the Office of Legal Affairs, the Office of Ethics and Compliance, the Title IX Office, the Internal Audit Department, and Enterprise Risk Management. For more information, see:

Who We Are  |  Organizational Chart

What We Do

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Contact Information

The Office of Legal Affairs is located on the 3rd floor of Cato Hall (see #48 on the Campus Map).  The OLA may be contacted online by clicking here:

Office of Legal Affairs
UNC Charlotte
9201 University City Blvd.
Charlotte, NC 28223-0001

Phone: 704‑687‑5732;  FAX: 704‑687‑1673

Website Information

The materials and information on the Office of Legal Affairs website are presented for informational and general guidance purposes only and should not be relied upon as direct legal advice. The information on this website will be revised from time to time as appropriate, but references to law or policy may not always be current.