Legislative Director and General Counsel in Austin, Texas
Rudy England is the Legislative Director and General Counsel for Senator Nathan Johnson in the Texas Senate. He is an attorney, an ordained minister, and chairs the State Bar of Texas Public Affairs Committee.
A former partner in a premier Texas law firm, Rudy has served as Chief of Staff for a State Representative and as Director and General Counsel for five Legislative Committees: The Senate Select Committee on Open Government and the House Committees on Public Health, Investments and Financial Services, Urban Affairs, and Special Purpose Districts. He also worked as Communications Coordinator for the Community Development and Revitalization Division of the Texas General Land Office.
Rudy graduated the University of Houston Law Center where he was Associate Editor of the Houston Law Review. He also graduated Unity Institute & Seminary in Unity Village, Missouri. He is a summa cum laude graduate of the University of Houston-Downtown and Western Texas College in Snyder.
Rudy is a fifth-generation Texan. His fourth great grandfather is buried at the Texas State Cemetery and was a Texas Ranger and captain under Sam Houston at the Battle of San Jacinto. 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.