Legal Advisors

 

Christopher J. Melcher, JD

Christopher Melcher

Vice President and General Counsel

envelope-o icon cmelcher@augusta.edu

Primary Clients

  • President's Cabinet
  • Provost Cabinet
  • Faculty Senate
  • University System of Georgia
  • Board of Regents
  • Foundation Boards
  • Cooperative Organization Boards
  • Athletics Department

Primary Responsibilities

  • President and Cabinet Support
  • Complex Matters
  • University System of Georgia
  • Board of Regents
  • Strategic Initiatives
  • Freedom of Expression
  • Risk Management
 

C. Gregory Bryan, JD

Gregory Bryan

Senior Legal Advisor

envelope-o icon gbryan@augusta.edu

Primary Clients

  • Medical College of Georgia
  • College of Nursing
  • Graduate Medical Education
  • The Graduate School

Primary Responsibilities

  • Litigation
  • Real Estate
  • DOASDepartment of Administrative Services
  • Facilities
  • Campus Leases
  • Medical Affiliation Agreements
 

Anthony Hightower, JD

Anthony Hightower

Senior Legal Advisor

envelope-o icon ahightower@augusta.edu

Primary Clients

  • Hull College of Business
  • Dental College of Georgia
  • College of Allied Health Science
  • Faculty Senate
  • Student Affairs
  • Purchasing & Materials Management
  • Medical College of Georgia Admissions
  • Georgia Correctional Healthcare
  • Georgia War Veterans Nursing Home

Primary Responsibilities

  • Student Conduct
  • CARE Team
  • Employment
  • Human Resources
  • Minors on Campus
  • Title IX
  • AA/EEO
  • Disability
  • Open Records
  • Religion
  • Study Abroad
  • FERPA
  • Contracts
 

Brett S. Montroy, JD

Brett Montroy

Associate Legal Advisor

envelope-o icon bmontroy@augusta.edu

Primary Clients

  • College of Education
  • College of Science & Mathematics
  • Pamplin College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Office of Senior Vice President for Research
  • Sponsored Programs Administration
  • Office of Innovation Commercialization
  • Development/Advancement

Primary Responsibilities

  • Research
  • IP
  • Technology
  • Clinical Trials
  • Gifts
  • Advancement
  • Complex Contracts and Business Transactions
  • Open Records
  • Cooperative Organizations
 

Support Staff

 

Denise R. Webster

Denise Webster

Legal Services Coordinator

envelope-o icon dewebster@augusta.edu

Camille S. Lyons, MBA

Camille Lyons

Administrative Assistant 2

envelope-o icon clyons@augusta.edu