The Office of Legal Affairs is the central legal service of the Authority and provides legal advice to the Secretary-General, Secretariat and the Authority’s organs and subsidiary bodies. It represents the Secretary-General in legal conferences and in judicial proceedings and oversees the Authority's library and official documentation.
One of the primary responsibilities of OLA is to work with the Contractors to ensure that contractual obligations are met and that necessary reports are submitted in a timely manner to the Legal and Technical Commission.
Staff at the OLA
|Ascencio-Herrera, Alfonso||Legal Counsel & Deputy to the Secretary-General||Mexico|
|Brown, Christopher||Legal Officer|
|Le Gurun, Gwénaëlle||Legal Officer||France|
|Cai, Yongsheng||Legal Officer||China|
|Elaise, Anna||Website and Communications Officer||Fiji|
|Harvey, Ena||Documentation and Conference Management Officer||Jamaica|