Office of the University General Counsel

The University General Counsel manages the legal affairs at UNB.

Roles and responsibilities

  • Provide legal advice to a number of different stakeholders at the university including senior administration, Board of Governors and faculty/department leaders
  • Review, prepare and negotiate corporate and commercial contractual issues
  • Retain, instruct and manage the relationship with external legal counsel on behalf of the university
  • Manage the costs of legal services at the university
  • Manage litigation and other proceedings by and against the university
  • Represent the university in a variety of legal meetings/seminars/conferences

Contact us

Office of the University General Counsel
University of New Brunswick
PO Box 4400
3 Bailey Drive
Fredericton, NB
E3B 5A3


  • Vicki Allen, Assistant to the Vice-President Administration & Finance and the University General Counsel: 506-453-4797 

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