Office of Campus Counsel
The Office of General Counsel supports the mission and purpose of the University of California, Santa Cruz and the system wide Office of General Counsel. Acting in an advisory role as Chief Campus Counsel and Associate General Counsel, Carole R. Rossi reports to Chancellor Blumenthal and to General Counsel and Vice President of Legal Affairs, Charles F. Robinson, for The Regents of the University of California.
Chief Campus Counsel Carole R. Rossi, along with her Associate Campus Counsel and Paralegal, provides legal advice and assistance on a wide range of matters affecting faculty, students and staff in many areas, including student affairs, labor and employment, affirmative action, faculty issues, research, business, academic affairs and compliance, as well as regulations and policies of The Regents. Carole R. Rossi provides coordination and liaison with lawyers in the Oakland Office of General Counsel and outside counsel engaged on behalf of the Campus.
Please note, however, that the Office of Campus Counsel does not provide personal legal advice to University faculty, staff or students.