General Counsel

Welcome to Lone Star College System's Office of General Counsel web page. The Office of General Counsel provides information and related services to the Lone Star College System and its component campuses and centers. To best meet the needs of our complex constituency, our office assumes a variety of roles.

The Office of General Counsel strives to provide timely and responsible legal advice regarding the expansive array of legal issues that face a thriving, modern, public community college system, such as Lone Star College. Our office addresses existing and potential legal matters in order to help the System continue to be the premier institution of higher education.

All matters requiring legal advice or legal action should be referred to the Office of General Counsel.

Important Information

Latest Newsletter: The General Counsel Briefing

Notice: This site is intended to be used by employees of Lone Star College System in their official capacities. It is not intended to provide personal legal advice to any individual or entity. 

Contact Information

 

Brian S. Nelson
Vice Chancellor, Legal Affairs and General Counsel
832.813.6655
Vitae - Brian S. Nelson

Elizabeth A. Crawford
Deputy General Counsel
832-813-6898

Tyesha M. Coleman
Adm. Assistant to the General Counsel
     and Office Coordinator
832-813-6258
Karen K. Vance
Program Coordinator
832.813.6852

Gloria M. Forster
Administrative Assistant                   
832.813.6508

Amy Benya
Sr. Assistant General Counsel
832.813.6645

Sarah Britt
Paralegal II
832.813.6854

Melissa King
Legal Specialist III
832-813-6739
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