Contracts at W&L Administration and Templates

Frequently Asked Questions:

What do I do if I need to have a contract reviewed or prepared?

A: Contact Associate General Counsel DaQuana Carter at for assistance in drafting or reviewing a contract. For more information, see the university's Contracts Administration Policy.

Can I sign this agreement, contract, lease, purchase agreement that's on my desk?

A: Only a limited number of employees have delegated authority to sign contracts on behalf of the University. Consult the Delegation of Contracting Authority, part of the Contracts Administration Policy, for more information.

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Contract Templates

The OGC has drafted various templates contracts such as contracts for:

  • Visiting Faculty
  • Services of an Independent Contractor
  • Speakers, Lecturers, Presenters, or Bands
  • Rental of University Facilities

If you would like a template contract, or if you'd like to request that the OGC develop an additional template contract, please contact Associate General Counsel DaQuana Carter at