Office of the General Counsel
We support the mission of the University by handling all legal matters generated by the activities of different university entities and by initiating legal action to forestall problems and manage risks. We educate our clients regarding the legal implications of policy and operational decisions, solve legal problems, and facilitate transactions in accordance with the highest standards of integrity and ethics. The attorneys render legal advice to University Trustees, the President, officers, and administrators and represent the University in all administrative and judicial proceedings.
*The GCO is not authorized to render personal legal advice to University employees or students.*
Common matters requiring legal advice include: