BCG: School Attorney (Legal Counsel)

Classification: 
B: Board Governance and Operations
Code: 
BCG

The Board of School Trustees (the “Board”) shall retain the services of in-house legal counsel who shall advise the Board on legal matters and represent the Board in actions brought by or against the Board. 

In some cases, the Board may engage a legal firm or the City's legal department to advise or represent the Board when a particular kind of legal expertise is needed.

DMT Responsibility: S-T

Adopted Date: 
Monday October 18, 1982
Revision Date: 
Dec 1996
Jan 1999