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To report an ethical issue, you may call 1-877-898-6072, file a report online, or contact your supervisor/chain of command, through the Office of Legal Counsel, or through member(s) of the Ethics Committee. Click here for details.

Welcome to the Office of Legal Counsel

We are committed to providing high quality legal services for the University of Kentucky. By advising the administration, faculty, employees, and student leaders on legal matters pertaining to the University, we strive to minimize the legal risk and liabilities facing the institution.

Our Services

Our legal team provides a wide range of legal services including:

  • Risk and liability evaluation and prevention
  • Advice on the legal implications of proposed policies and actions
  • Counsel on compliance with state and federal laws and administrative regulations
  • Drafting or reviewing of University contracts
  • Coordination of the University’s real, personal, and intellectual property interests.

If you have legal questions, certainly do not hesitate to call (859) 257-2936 or email us.


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Campus location

301 Main Building
Lexington, KY 40506-0032
Phone: (859) 257-2936
Fax: (859) 323-1062

Medical Center location

317 Wethington Building
Lexington, Kentucky 40536
Phone: (859) 323-1161
Fax: (859) 257-5123