The Legal Office is a unit of the President’s staff and comes under the authority of the Secretary General. It advises the Executive Board, the central bodies of ETH Zurich and the university departments on legal issues. The Legal Office covers a very broad range of activities, including processing and advisory assignments relating to both public and private law. Its main areas of expertise include laws relating to federal institutes of technology, federal administration law, federal personnel law, contract law, data protection law, scientific integrity, copyright law and laws on the submission of tenders.
Information on the services provided by the Legal Office can be found in the service section Legal matters.