Mission Statement

The Office of the Vice President for Legal Affairs and General Counsel represents Northern Kentucky University in litigation matters, administrative proceedings and significant commercial transactions in a manner that supports the mission of the university.

The office strives to provide timely and accurate legal advice and information to university administrators, faculty and staff while minimizing legal risks and costs to NKU.

The Office of the Vice President for Legal Affairs and General Counsel may not privately represent students, faculty, or staff. However, the office may provide representation for individuals named as defendants in litigation for certain actions in the course and scope of their employment and they consent to such representations.

Disclaimer

Please note that nothing on this website should be construed as "legal advice" from the Vice President for Legal Affairs and University Counsel.

Users should always consult with appropriate licensed counsel if legal issues are involved. The materials presented on this website are for informational purposes only.