Office of the General Counsel

Welcome to the website of the Office of the General Counsel at Indiana State University.  

The Office of the General Counsel strives to provide appropriate, timely, and accurate legal advice to the President, the Board of Trustees, and to university leaders and employees, while serving the university community with integrity and a deep respect for ISU’s mission and values. The General Counsel is also responsible for maintenance of the University Policy Library (formerly the University Handbook.)  We've developed this site to provide you with information about the important functions of the office and links to the Board of Trustees, Office of the President, and the Equal Opportunity and Title IX Office. Please feel free to contact us as listed below.

The Office of the General Counsel is led by ISU General Counsel, Bridget K. Butwin.

Inquiries may be sent via email to or by calling (812) 237-4141.

Public Records Request

New Intake Matter Form


Conflict of Interest at ISU

Contract Review and Approval Process

COVID-19 Legal Resources

Disclaimer: Indiana State University’s Office of the General Counsel does not provide legal representation or provide legal advice on personal matters. Indiana State University’s General Counsel provides representation and legal advice to the Board of Trustees, the President and any other administrators in their capacity as agents operating University business. All the information provided on our website is general and is not intended to serve as legal advice. 


Parsons Hall 223
Indiana State University
Terre Haute IN 47809

(812) 237-4141

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Office Hours

8:00 AM - 4:30 PM