Office of General Counsel
Leslie L. Van Houten
Leslie Van Houten has served as a University Counsel in the University of California's Office of the General Counsel since 1990.
Prior to joining the office, Ms. Van Houten worked at Brobeck, Phleger & Harrison in San Francisco. Her primary area of practice covers labor relations and employment issues, including the Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA), FEHA, and Title VII, American with Disabilities Act (ADA), housestaff labor and grievance matters, and personnel policies for academic and staff employees. She is a graduate of Brigham Young University (B.A. 1969, M.A. 1975) and Northwestern School of Law, Lewis and Clark College (J.D. 1981).