The Office of General Counsel (OGC) provides legal advice to Francis Marion University, members of the Board of Trustees and administration acting in the course and scope of their duties on behalf of the University. The General Counsel reports directly to the President.

Jonathan Edwards is the General Counsel for FMU. He is a native of Florence, S.C., and holds a B.S. degree in Psychology from FMU and a J.D. from Charleston Law.

 

South Carolina Freedom of Information Act

Francis Marion University favors transparency with the public and media in regard to its operations and activities. Requests for information will be processed expediently, but may be reviewed by University Communications and the university’s General Counsel. Formal FOIA requests should be sent to the Counsel and will be reviewed by Counsel and the VP of Communications. Email: jedwards@fmarion.edu

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Jonathan P. Edwards

Adjunct Faculty in Business Law, General Counsel of the University

Office: SAB 111
Phone: 843-661-1181
jedwards@fmarion.edu