Attorney Assignments

Office of the General Counsel

Please search below to find who is the responsible professional for the topic you would like to address. For any subject matter not specifically identified, please contact M. Todd Caraway, Executive Assistant, for assistance. 

Topic Practice Area Responsible professional
Academic Freedom Academic Affairs

Vee Leonard / Lisa Jones

Academic Integrity Procedures Academic Affairs David Greenbaum / Lisa Jones / Vee Leonard
Academic Program Dismissals Academic Affairs Vee Leonard / Lisa Jones / David Greenbaum
Admissions and Enrollment Student Success and Enrollment Management David Greenbaum
Affiliation & Internship Agreements Academic Affairs David Greenbaum / Lisa Jones
Agreements Direct Support Organizations (Dsos) Vee Leonard
Alumni Association Direct Support Organizations (Dsos) Vee Leonard
Alumni Relations

University-Wide/General

Vee Leonard
Athletics Contracts

Employment-Related Matters

David Greenbaum
Audits

Facilities, Finance, Procurement, and Business

Vee Leonard
Background Checks Employment-Related Matters Lisa Jones
Bankruptcies University-Wide/General

David Greenbaum

Behavioral Consultation & Assessment Team (BCAT) Student Success and Enrollment Management

Lisa Jones

Board of Trustees (BOT) Governance and Policy Vee Leonard
Clery Act University-Wide/General

Lisa Jones

Collective Bargaining/Union

Employment-Related Matters

Vee Leonard
Communications University-Wide/General

Vee Leonard

Compliance Governance and Policy

Vee Leonard

Conflicts of Interest (Research)

Research

Lisa Jones
Construction Matters Facilities, Finance, Procurement, and Business David Greenbaum
Contracts (Purchases/Construction) Direct Support Organizations (Dsos) David Greenbaum
Copyright/Trademark Intellectual Property & Proprietary Interests David Greenbaum
Delegations of Authority Legal Administration

Todd Caraway, Executive Assistant

Departmental Policies Employment-Related Matters

Lisa Jones / Vee Leonard / David Greenbaum

Disability and Accommodations Employment-Related Matters

Lisa Jones / Vee Leonard

Discrimination and Harassment Matters Employment-Related Matters

Lisa Jones / Vee Leonard

Dual Employment Employment-Related Matters

Lisa Jones

Emergency Management Facilities, Finance, Procurement, and Business 

David Greenbaum / Vee Leonard

Emotional Support Animals Student Success and Enrollment Management 

David Greenbaum / Lisa Jones

Employment Contracts Employment-Related Matters  Vee Leonard
Environmental Health & Safety Matters  Facilities, Finance, Procurement, and Business  David Greenbaum
Ethics & Conflict of Interest  University-Wide/General Vee Leonard
Export Control   Intellectual Property & Proprietary Interests 

Lisa Jones

Faculty Personnel Matters   Employment-Related Matters 

Vee Leonard

Faculty Senate   Academic Affairs 

Vee Leonard

Faculty Senate   Governance and Policy  Vee Leonard 
Finance & Administration   Facilities, Finance, Procurement, and Business  

Vee Leonard

Financial Aid   Student Success and Enrollment Management  Vee Leonard 
Free Speech/First Amendment   University-Wide/General 

Lisa Jones / David Greenbaum

Garnishments  Legal Administration 

Sandy Zablackas, Legal Assistant

General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)  University-Wide/General 

Lisa Jones

Governance  Governance and Policy 

Vee Leonard

HIPAA  University-Wide/General  

Lisa Jones

Immigration, Visas, and Sponsorship   Employment-Related Matters  

Lisa Jones

Independent Contractors   Employment-Related Matters  

Vee Leonard

Information Technology Services   Intellectual Property & Proprietary Interests  

David Greenbaum

Insurance & Indemnification   Disputes and Potential and Actual Litigation 

Vee Leonard

Interlocal Agreements   University-Wide/General  

Vee Leonard

International Exchange Agreements   Academic Affairs 

Lisa Jones

International Programs   Academic Affairs  

Lisa Jones

International Programs   Research 

Lisa Jones

International Travel  Academic Affairs 

Lisa Jones

License/Use Agreements   Facilities, Finance, Procurement, and Business  

David Greenbaum

Misconduct in Research   Research  

Lisa Jones

Open Meetings (Operating in the Sunshine)   University-Wide/General   

Vee Leonard / Lisa Jones / David Greenbaum

Patents  Intellectual Property & Proprietary Interests  Lisa Jones 
Personal Injury & Property Damage   Disputes and Potential and Actual Litigation   Vee Leonard 
Police & Law Enforcement Issues   University-Wide/General    Lisa Jones 
Policies & Governance   Direct Support Organizations (Dsos)  Vee Leonard  
Political Activity   University-Wide/General    David Greenbaum 
Procurement Contracts   Facilities, Finance, Procurement, and Business    David Greenbaum 
Public Records Requests   Legal Administration   Sandy Zablackas, Legal Assistant 
Residency Determinations   Student Success and Enrollment Management  Lisa Jones 
Risk Management   Disputes and Potential and Actual Litigation 

Vee Leonard

Search Process (Recruitment)  Employment-Related Matters    Lisa Jones / Vee Leonard / David Greenbaum 
Sponsored Research/Grants/Contracts   Research   Lisa Jones 
Staff & Personnel Matters   Employment-Related Matters    Lisa Jones / Vee Leonard 
Student Conduct  Student Success and Enrollment Management  Lisa Jones / David Greenbaum / Vee Leonard 
Student Government   Student Success and Enrollment Management  David Greenbaum 
Student Records & FERPA Issues  Student Success and Enrollment Management  David Greenbaum / Lisa Jones / Vee Leonard 
Study Abroad   Student Success and Enrollment Management  Lisa Jones 
Subpoenas (FGCU, as a party) Disputes and Potential and Actual Litigation    Vee Leonard
Technology Transfer   Research    Lisa Jones 
Third Party Subpoenas (FGCU, not a party)  Legal Administration   Sandy Zablackas, Legal Assistant 
Threat Assessment Team (TAT)  University-Wide/General     Lisa Jones 
Title IX  Employment-Related Matters     Lisa Jones / Vee Leonard 
Title IX   Student Success and Enrollment Management  Vee Leonard / Lisa Jones 
Tuition & Fees   Student Success and Enrollment Management Vee Leonard 
University Regulations & Policies Development Procedures  Legal Administration   Todd Caraway, Executive Assistant
University Regulations & Policies  Governance and Policy   Vee Leonard / Lisa Jones / David Greenbaum 
Waiver of Liability   University-Wide/General    

David Greenbaum

Website Accessibility   Intellectual Property & Proprietary Interests   David Greenbaum 
Workers Compensation   Disputes and Potential and Actual Litigation   Vee Leonard / Lisa Jones