Office of General Counsel (OGC)

The Office of General Counsel (OGC) is the chief legal adviser to EPA, providing legal support for Agency rules and policies, case-by-case decisions (such as permits and response actions), and legislation. The primary role of OGC lawyers is to provide legal advice to EPA and to articulate the Agency’s legal positions in the federal courts and before other tribunals and organizations. To learn more about the Office of General Counsel web page click the following link:

Source: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.2013. About Us. Office of General Counsel. Accessed on 9 September 2013. Available at