Office of the General Counsel

Welcome to Salisbury University’s Office of the General Counsel. Ms.Karen Treber is the University’s General Counsel and chief legal officer and is responsible for all legal matters that affect the University.

The purpose of this website is to familiarize the campus community with the General Counsel's office and the services it provides. Please use this site as a basic reference on a selection of legal topics and as a way to become acquainted with our office and the work that we do for you and Salisbury University.

We invite you to contact our office for assistance on matters that affect the University. If you receive any legal documents or notices relating to the University, please forward them to our office immediately.

Please let us know if you have any suggestions or comments regarding the site and its offerings.

Mission Statement

The Office of the General Counsel (OGC) is committed to providing ethical, practical and effective legal counsel, guidance, and policy analysis to the University, its faculty, staff, and administrators on the issues that they may confront on behalf of the University.

Please note that the Office of the General Counsel does not provide personal legal services for faculty, staff, administrators, or students of the campus community.

Useful Links

The People's Law Library of Maryland

Division of State Documents - COMAR Online

Unannotated Code of Maryland and Rules

Cornell University Law School US Code

Maryland Attorney General

Maryland Manual On-Line

Opinions of the Attorney General