• Legal Services Division

    Legal ServicesThe Legal Services Division provides legal services for all legal matters involving the Cleveland Metropolitan School District. We work in a proactive manner where possible to minimize exposure to legal risks and provide day-to-day legal support of the District's operations.
    This includes: court actions brought by or against the District, claims of discrimination or harassment, student records requests, contract review and approval, labor and employee relations and review of public records requests.

    We invite you to use this web page to familiarize yourself with the resources we provide to the District. Please contact us for further information or if we may be of assistance to you.

    Department Phone Number: (216) 838-0070


    Andrew D. Roman, Chief Legal Counsel

    1111 Superior Avenue E
    Cleveland, Ohio 44114
    Phone: 216-838-0308
    Audrey Staton Thompson, Executive Director of Contract Implementation