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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
Northern District of Oklahoma

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Wednesday, January 10, 2018

United States Attorney Announces the Hiring Of Two New Assistant United States Attorneys

U.S. Attorney Trent Shores announced today the appointment of Ryan M. Roberts and Christopher J. Nassar as Assistant United States Attorneys in the Criminal Division of the United States Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of Oklahoma. As Criminal Division AUSAs, Messrs. Roberts and Nassar will represent the United States of America in the prosecution of criminal cases.

Mr. Roberts joins the U.S. Attorney’s Office from the District Attorney’s Office in Muskogee County where he was the First Assistant District Attorney.  Previously, he proudly served the United States for over 15 years as a Special Agent with the United States Secret Service, an AUSA in the Eastern District of Oklahoma, and as an attorney in the Executive Office for United States Attorneys – General Counsel’s Office.  Mr. Roberts received his undergraduate degree from Oklahoma State University and his J.D. from the University of Oklahoma.

Mr. Nassar joins the U.S. Attorney’s Office from Rodolf & Todd where he was an associate attorney.  Previously, he served as a Judge Advocate and Special Assistant U.S. Attorney with the United States Marine Corps in California and North Carolina.  Mr. Nassar received his undergraduate degree with honors from the University of Arkansas and his J.D. from the University of Oklahoma.

“I am thrilled that Ryan and Chris joined our team.” said U.S. Attorney Shores. “They have the knowledge, experience, and work ethic to make an immediate impact in our office. I am confident Ryan and Chris will help us to achieve our mission through the ethical, vigorous, and impartial enforcement of the laws of the United States.”

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Updated February 9, 2018