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Legal Services

Legal Services

Legal Services is an independent unit that represents the University in connection with legal matters. We report directly to the University Secretary.

The Legal Team consists of:

  • Tess Mantzoros, Head of Legal Services
  • Rachel Clark, Legal Officer
  • Kieran McKeen, Legal Officer
  • Sara Clasper, Legal Officer
  • Francesca Sensier, Legal Officer
  • Carol Hogg, Legal Services Administrator
  • Calum Blackford, Paralegal
  • Nicola Johnston, (Director's Office), Assistant Director HR Business Support Service & Employment Lawyer

If you have a legal document you need to have reviewed and signed, or if you have a query where you require Legal Service advice, please download the Request for Legal Advice form from the link below, complete it with as much information as you can, have it signed by your Line Manager, and scan it back to You will receive confirmation of receipt of your form within 24 working hours.


Contact Details

Durham University
Mountjoy Centre
Hawthorn 1st Floor
Stockton Road

TEL:+44(0)191 334 9339

Our office is open from 8.30am until 5.00pm Monday - Friday