The Office of Legal Affairs is the central legal service of the Secretariat and provides legal advice to the Secretary-General, the Secretariat and the other principal organs of the Authority and their subsidiary bodies. It represents the Secretary-General in legal conferences and in judicial proceedings. The Office of Legal Affairs is also responsible for the Satya N. Nandan Library, the official documentation of the Authority and for managing the provision of conference services for sessions of the Authority.
Staff at the OLA
|Ascencio-Herrera, Alfonso||Legal Counsel & Deputy to the Secretary-General||Mexico|
|Brown, Christopher||Legal Officer||United Kingdom|
|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|