Legal Affairs Office was formerly known as Legal Division which is put under the responsibility of Office of Registrar. On February 2010, Universiti Teknikal Malaysia Melaka (UTeM) upgraded its Legal Division to Legal Affairs Office.
Legal Affairs Office consists of eight (8) staffs, led by its Legal Advisor, and assisted by two (2) officers and five (5) supported staffs.
Legal Affairs Office can be classified from a combination of four (4) divisions namely,
The objective of Legal Affairs Office is to provide legal opinion on legal issue involving the University and maintain the interest of UTeM