The University’s Legal Advisory Office has the statute of department according to the legal organizations’s Article No. 26 of the highest authorities of the Higher Education Institutions Decree No. 124 Organization of the Executive Authority. The advisory unit has an executive function in view of defending the rights and interests of the university’s legal entity because the administration is covered within law.
The Legal Advisory Office, serves as a staff composed of one lawyer and one official.
As it is not possible that the legal advisory office act and supervise by itself the university units whether their procedings and acts are in conformity with relevant laws, it has no ethical and legal responsibility in regard to other units’ possible illegal administrative procedures.
The Legal Advisory office has no authority or duty to provide legal advice, to make comments or to follow lawsuits at courts for the University personnel and the students for their personel interests or those related with the university.
With my best wishes
Lawyer FATMA SAĞLAM