UNT System

UNT System

Office of General Counsel



Dallas Office

1901 Main St., Ste. 720
Dallas, TX  75201
Phone: (214) 752-5970
Fax: (214) 752-5980

Denton Office

1155 Union Circle, #310907
Denton, TX  76203-5017
Overnight Mail Address
801 N. Texas Blvd., Rm 318
Denton, TX 76201
Phone: (940) 565-2717
Fax: (940) 369-7026

Fort Worth Office

3500 Camp Bowie Blvd.
Fort Worth, TX 76107
Phone: (817) 735-5063
Fax: (817) 735-0433

OGC Core Values: Honesty | Respect | Commitment to Excellence | Collaboration | Trust

Mission Statement

The Office of General Counsel represents the University of North Texas System, including its Board of Regents and its Universities, in all legal matters. We are committed to excellence. We work collaboratively to render advice in an atmosphere of trust and respect. Through our legal services we assist our clients in fulfilling their mission and achieving their goals.

Hot Topic

Obligation to report Child Abuse

Every year the campuses of the University of North Texas System host numerous events, activities and programs that welcome and encourage participation by the youngest and most vulnerable population in our communities — children. Summer is an especially busy time for these activities, with youth camps, special programs and outreach activities. While we are enthusiastic about the presence of youth at our camps, activities, and programs, events at other universities highlight the need for all members of the campus community to be clear about the obligation to report suspected cases of child abuse or neglect.

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Meet the Staff

Cheryl Finley

Cheryl Finley is Administrative Associate I and Assistant to Nancy Footer. Ms. Finley attended Brookhaven Community College, Paris Junior College and received her Paralegal Certificate in Allentown, Pa. Prior to working for the Office of General Counsel she was Executive Administrative Assistant for 10 years in the Bond Counsel Division of Fulbright & Jaworski in Dallas, Texas.

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Disclaimer

Legal information provided by the Office of General Counsel is intended ONLY as general legal information to the University of North Texas System, its component institutions, and their officers, and employees. The information contained in this site, and related links, is not a substitute for professional legal counsel. Any discrepancy between information in this site and University of North Texas System policy is not intended to alter or amend official University of North Texas System policy. Inclusion of any link or reference to any entity, public or private, is not intended to be a warranty or endorsement of the completeness or quality of information contained therein, or of any sponsor of such information.

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