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The Office of the General Counsel is open Monday - Friday from 8 a.m until 5 p.m.

By phone:
615-322-5155

By mail:
Office of the General Counsel
2100 West End Avenue, Suite 750
Nashville, TN 37203

For assistance with subpoenas and other Service of Process please contact Nancy Short. Vanderbilt University will not accept service of personal court documents directed to an employee or student, nor can these documents be served directly to an employee or student on campus, which is private property.  For questions, please contact Nancy Short.

Office Location (map)
The attorneys and support staff in the Office of the General Counsel are located in 2100 West End Avenue, Suite 750. Ruby Shellaway, the Vice Chancellor, General Counsel, and University Secretary, has her office in 2100 West End Avenue, Suite 750.

General Counsel 

Ruby (Ruza) Z. Shellaway, Vice Chancellor, General Counsel, and University Secretary
Daniel Faust - Executive Assistant
615-322-8965
Email

Attorneys

LaTonnsya Burney

615-343-2973

Email

Anthony "Tony" Schlehuber 

615-343-2157

Email

Richard D. Chotard

615-343-4088

Email

Michelle Tellock

615-343-2902

Email

Allison Cotton

615-343-9670

Email

Angela G. Vogeli

615-343-3887 

Email

Chris Lowe

615-322-8336

Email

Sheree C. Wright

615-322-5158

Email

Sean P. Scally

615-322-8689

Email

 

 

 

Professional Staff

Laura Bouffard
Data Analyst

615-322-5155
Email

Anne Mambungu

Paralegal
615-936-0325
Email

Nora Brandon

Special Projects Manager   
615-322-5161
Email

Crystal Nguyen-Fuss

Legal Administrative Assistant
615-322-5155
Email

Marita (MJ) Bush

Senior Legal Assistant               
615-343-3804
Email

Sylvia Nodini

Operations Manager
615-343-8069
Email

Alison Cooper

Associate Director of Conflict of Interest  
615-322-8363
Email

Elizabeth (Lizzie) Shilliam

Chief of Staff and Legal Operations
615-343-4839
Email

Spruell Driver

Director of Conflict of Interest  
615-875-8064
Email

Nancy Short

Senior Legal Assistant
615-322-8613
Email

Daniel Faust

Executive Assistant to Ruza Shellaway
615-322-8965
Email