University Counsel Office

University Counsel Office Mission:

To proactively support the University's vision, mission and values and strategic plan by providing legal counsel, training, risk management, compliance oversight and other assistance to institutional representatives

Legal Counsel and Assistance:

We provide legal counsel and assistance exclusively to Grand Valley State University representatives regarding University matters. All requests for legal services on behalf of the University must be directed to the University Counsel Office. If you need personal legal advice or representation with regard to a personal matter, you may be able to obtain information or assistance from the resources listed in this link: Personal Legal Services Attorney-Client Privilege:

Communications with the University Counsel Office are protected by the privilege for attorney-client communications, and therefore are confidential, if they are made for the purpose of seeking legal advice and assistance on behalf of the University.

We’re moving! 
Effective May 8, 2014, our new location will be:
University Counsel Office
4068 James H. Zumberge Hall
Allendale, MI  49401

Disclaimer: The purpose of this site is to inform GVSU faculty and staff of services provided by the University Counsel Office. This information does not constitute legal advice. The University Counsel Office does not endorse any linked sites nor does it assume any responsibility for the content found on these sites.

Page last modified April 11, 2014