The University of Illinois Office of University Counsel

Renee R. McCarthy

Senior Associate University Counsel

Campus:
Chicago
Email:
rreifste@uillinois.edu
Phone:
312-996-7762
Fax:
312-996-6455
Address:
405 Administrative Office Building
1737 W. Polk St
Chicago, IL 60612

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Renee joined the Office of University Counsel in April of 1999 after being in private practice for nearly 3 years. She is primarily responsible for advising on matters involving students (e.g., discipline, promotions, grievances, 1st Amendment, privacy rights, etc..). She also advises on the Illinois Freedom of Information Act (FOIA), and manages general liability and lapsed appropriation claims. Renee received her undergraduate and law degrees from the University of Illinois in Urbana Champaign in 1993 and 1996, respectively. She is licensed in the state of Illinois and is a member of the Illinois State and American Bar Associations as well as the National Association of College and University Attorneys (NACUA). Renee can be reached by e-mail at rreifste@uillinois.edu or by phone at (312)996-7762.