The six state universities have individual boards, and University Counsel offices. The TBR Office of General Counsel works closely with in-house counsel's offices at the state universities listed below.
Office of General Counsel
Guidance Memos Regarding Federal Executive Orders
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The Office of the General Counsel (OGC) provides legal services and advice to the TBR system institutions. The OGC offers advice on a broad range of initiatives, policy matters, issues, and situations. Other duties include serving as a liaison with TBR subcouncils, and review of system contracts. The General Counsel also maintains Policies and Guidelines.
The Office of General Counsel does not provide legal advice or services to students, to employees in their personal or individual capacities, or to the general public.
What We Do
The Office of the General Counsel provides legal services and advice to the Tennessee Board of Regents system institutions. The Office does not provide legal advice or services to students, to employees in their personal or individual capacities, or to the general public.