About Us

The Office of the University Counsel provides comprehensive legal services to support the University of Colorado, one of the country's premier public research institutions.

We provide services at a superior level of value based on the depth of our knowledge of the university and its campuses, our commitment to the long-term success of the institution, and our understanding of the needs of our constituents.

University Counsel provides legal advice to the four campuses of the University of Colorado, the Board of Regents and system administration. Additionally, the Litigation Unit provides comprehensive legal defense to the university.


To be recognized as a premier provider of legal services, while maintaining a high level of employee engagement and empowerment.

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