Direct Access to Binghamton University Law Counsel

Responsible Office: Campus Attorney

Policy Type: Business Affairs

Policy Number: 213

Last Date Revised: 12/11/15

SUNY employs a Regional Counsel whose responsibility is to furnish legal advice to the President and other senior administrators and to be present to represent the University when its legal interests are involved. Access to the University attorney is to be handled according to the following policy.

POLICY

The President has authorized the following Binghamton University administrators to have direct access to the University attorney: the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, the Vice President for Operations, the Vice President for External Affairs, and the Vice President for Student Affairs. These officers are also permitted to delegate to persons in their areas. In addition, the following officers (in bold) are hereby authorized to contact the University's attorney:

Office of the President:

    • Assistant to the President for Affirmative Action

Office of the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs:

    • Dean, Decker School of Nursing
    • Dean, School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
    • Dean, Harpur College of Arts & Sciences
    • Dean, College of Community and Public Affairs
    • Dean, School of Education
    • Dean, School of Management
    • Dean, Watson School of Engineering & Applied Science
    • Registrar
Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs:
    • Dean of Students
    • Assistant Vice President for Student Life
    • Assistant Vice President for Student Affairs Administration
    • Executive Director of Student Services
Office of the Vice President for Operations:
    • University Police Chief
    • Director of Human Resources
Office of the Vice President for External Affairs:
    • Associate Vice President for University Communications & Marketing
An individual not listed here who wishes to contact the University attorney must first gain approval from the Vice President of his or her division.

Last Updated: 7/27/16