About Our Site
These web pages are prepared as an informational service to the UNCW community. They are not intended to be a comprehensive statement of the law nor do they represent legal advice on specific matters. North Carolina and federal laws change frequently. If you have specific questions with regard to any matter contained on these web pages or other legal questions pertaining to university matters, please contact the Office of the General Counsel directly.
The Office of the General Counsel
The Office of the General Counsel does not represent or advise individual faculty members, staff or students about personal legal matters. Pamphlets can be obtained from the North Carolina Bar Association addressing a variety of legal issues of a personal nature, including one on how to find a lawyer. Individuals may also contact the Lawyer Referral Service of the North Carolina Bar Association (800-662-7660) for a referral to a lawyer in your area. Eligible individuals may qualify for the free services of Legal Aid of NC for civil matters; in Wilmington, they are located at 201 North Front Street, Suite 1002 (910-763-6207 or 800-672-9304).