Mission Statement


The mission of the General Counsel’s Office is to protect the University of Central Florida from adverse legal and financial consequences that result from the acts or omissions of its employees and to provide counseling to university units and departments in the decision making process, by using the foundational principles that guide the conduct, performance, and decisions of the university.

The primary activities of the Office of the General Counsel will continue to be to:

  1. provide legal advice and services to the UCF Board of Trustees, and other primary clients;
  2. review University contracts and other commercial activities; and
  3. manage adversary processings whether conducted in a judicial or administrative forum.

Its principal client is the University of Central Florida Board of Trustees.