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Ray Bonilla

The Texas A&M University System
Moore/Connally Building, 6th Floor
301 Tarrow
College Station, Texas 77840-7896
(979) 458-6120
fax (979) 458-6150


Ray Bonilla administers the Office of General Counsel and serves as the A&M System's chief legal officer. The office provides legal services for the System Office and the A&M System member institutions, and coordinates and assists in litigation representation provided by the Attorney General's office. The office also secures and coordinates outside legal counsel services throughout the A&M System.

 Career          

2011-present General Counsel, The Texas A&M University System
1998-2011 Partner; Ray, Wood & Bonilla
1993-1998 General Counsel, Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts
1991-1993 Assistant Director, Research and Intergovernmental Affairs, Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts
1990-1991 Associate Attorney, Baker & Botts
1987-1990 Legislative Assistant, U.S. Senator Lloyd Bentsen
1984-1986 Associate Attorney; McGinnis, Lochridge & Kilgore
Education

1984 J.D., with honors, The University of Texas School of Law
1981 B.B.A., Accounting, with honors, The University of Texas at Austin