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Areas of Practice

The Office of General Counsel handles a broad range of legal issues solely for university clients. Below is a partial list with the primary attorney(s) noted. The office handles many other areas as well. For questions or information call the office at 216.368.4286.

Department: Name:
Athletics Peter Poulos
Bankruptcy–Collections Peter Poulos
Benefits Michelle Arendt
Bonds Arlishea Fulton
Compliance Michele Krantz
Corporate Law Arlishea Fulton
Development Michele Krantz
Disabilities Gabrielle Lincoff 
Endowment Michele Krantz
Estate/Trust Michele Krantz
Faculty Michelle Arendt / Gabrielle Lincoff 
Governance Michelle Arendt
HIPAA Michelle Arendt / Michele Krantz
HR/Employee Relations Michelle Arendt / Gabrielle Lincoff
Immigration Michelle Arendt / Gabrielle Lincoff 
Intellectual Property Peter Poulos
Internationalization Michele Krantz
Investment Arlishea Fulton
Litigation Peter Poulos
Medical/Health Law Issues Michele Krantz
Property/Real Estate Arlishea Fulton
Research, Animal Michele Krantz
Research, Human Subject Michele Krantz
Record Requests See Record Requests
Student Matters (FERPA) Peter Poulos / Gabrielle Lincoff 
Subpoenas Renee O'Connor
Tax Arlishea Fulton
Technology Transfer Michele Krantz
Unemployment Michelle Arendt
Workers Compensation Michelle Arendt