Attorney in Austin, Texas
Government * Politics * Spirituality * Religion
- Chief of Staff in the Texas House of Representatives
- Director and General Counsel for the Texas House Committee on Special Purpose Districts
- Contract Law Instructor at the University of Texas at Austin Center for Professional Education.
- Chair of the State Bar of Texas Public Affairs Committee
- Immediate Past President of Capitol of Texas Rotary Club.
Rudy previously served as Director and General Counsel for the Texas House Committees on Public Health and on Investments and Financial Services and for the Texas Senate Select Committee on Open Government. A former partner in a Top 10 Texas law firm, Rudy has been a business and environmental trial attorney, political campaign manager, church minister, and radio station manager.
Rudy is a fifth-generation Texan, born and raised in rural West Texas. He studied media and communications at Western Texas College in Snyder, where he obtained an A.A., summa cum laude, before moving to Houston where he was a summa cum laude graduate of the University of Houston-Downtown with a B.S. in Petroleum Land Management. Next, he earned a J.D. from the University of Houston Law Center, eventually serving as President of the Houston Law Review Alumni Association. Rudy was ordained by the Association of Unity Churches upon graduating the Ministerial Education Program at Unity Institute & Seminary in 2004.
An accomplished writer, speaker, and teacher, Rudy was a contributing author of the Barnes & Noble Bestseller, "Wake Up...Live the Life You Love, in Spirit," with Deepak Chopra, Wayne Dyer, and others. He is available for public speaking engagements, to perform wedding and memorial services, and to teach classes on a variety of topics, including spirituality, religion, ethics, law, and legislation.
Rudy has been listed in Who’s Who in American Law, Who's Who in Finance and Industry, Who’s Who in the South and Southwest, Who’s Who in America, and Who’s Who in the World.