Office of the Attorney General

918-453-5262
cnoag@cherokee.org
17675 S. Muskogee Ave. Tahlequah, OK 74464

Meet the Staff

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Sara Hill

Sara Hill was appointed to serve as the Attorney General of the Cherokee Nation in 2019.

Sandy Crosslin

Sandy is a Cherokee Nation citizen serving as an Assistant Attorney General II representing the Nation in tribal and state courts.

Linda Donelson

Linda is a Senior Assistant Attorney General for the Cherokee Nation who has represented the Nation in tribal and state court.

Chrissi Ross Nimmo

Chrissi Ross Nimmo, Cherokee Nation citizen, is the Deputy Attorney General for Cherokee Nation. Chrissi is the managing attorney for the staff of 9 attorneys.

John C. Young

John C. Young (Delaware/Pawnee/Kiowa) joined the Office of the Attorney General in 2014 and serves as an Assistant Attorney General.

Laina Vaughn

Laina is an Assistant Attorney General I for the Cherokee Nation who has represented the Nation in tribal and state courts since 2014.

Paiten Qualls

Paiten Taylor-Qualls, a Cherokee citizen, joined the Office of Attorney General in 2017 as a recent law school graduate.

Alayna Farris

Alayna Farris, a citizen of the Cherokee Nation, joined the Office of the Attorney General in October 2016 and serves as an Assistant Attorney General.

April McClure

Manager, Legal Office - Subrogation Settlements & Subpoena Information

Danita Cox

Paralegal for Juvenile and Civil Matters

Rolita Kirk

Paralegal for Criminal and Foreclosure