Scott E. Rice

Deputy University Counsel

As Deputy University Counsel, Scott assists the University Counsel with the management of all legal services for the Board of Trustees, the President, University officers, and all three campuses of the University. Scott joined Office of University Counsel in 2005 and was named Campus Legal Counsel in 2011. Prior to joining the University, Scott had significant experience at a national architecture and engineering corporation and in all three branches of Illinois State government. Scott is a graduate of the University of Illinois College of Liberal Arts & Sciences and earned his law degree at Southern Illinois University.