The Attorney General’s Office has been statutorily designated to provide legal advice to the University and to initiate or defend lawsuits on behalf of the University. See RCW 28B.10.510. This division must handle all legal matters pertaining to the University. University Handbook, Vol. II, Section 12-27.
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON DIVISION OFFICE
University of Washington
Attorney General's Office
UW Box 359475
Seattle, WA 98195-9475
Phone: (206) 543-4150
Fax: (206) 543-0779
Office hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
The Attorney General's Office provides counsel to the University of Washington. We cannot provide individuals with personal legal advice. If you need personal legal advice and do not have an attorney, you may wish to go the Washington State Bar Association website for their assistance in getting a referral: http://www.wsba.org/The-Public