Office of the General Counsel

Welcome to the Office of the General Counsel (“OGC”), the in-house legal office for Boston University which reports to the Office of the President.  Vice President and General Counsel Erika Geetter is the University’s chief legal officer, and under her leadership the office has responsibility for all legal matters affecting the University. The mission of OGC is to provide our University clients the highest quality legal advice and representation and thereby assist them in achieving their goals.

The OGC website was created to help members of the Boston University community to become more familiar with our office and services. We invite you to contact us for assistance on matters relating to the University’s operations. If you receive any legal documents or notices relating to the University, such as subpoenas, complaints, or notices of legal proceedings or hearings, please forward them to our office immediately.