University Counsel

The University of Alabama System

Office of Counsel

222 Rose Administration

Box 870106

Tuscaloosa, AL  35487-0106


Tel:  205-348-5490

Email:  kthompson@uasystem.edu








BA – The University of Alabama

JD – The University of Alabama School of Law


Professional Memberships:

Alabama State Bar

National Association of College and University Attorneys

Tuscaloosa County Bar Association


After practicing law with a private firm in Tuscaloosa, Katie joined the Office of Counsel in 2013. As University Counsel, she assists UA with its general litigation, employment and student matters, ADA compliance, contract negotiations, and collection matters. Katie also works with campus groups to promote campus safety. Katie is a 2012 graduate of Leadership Tuscaloosa and serves her community through involvement in her church, her children’s school, and a number of civic organizations.