U.S. Attorney Christina E. Nolan
Christina E. Nolan was sworn in as the United States Attorney for the District of Vermont on November 27, 2017, following nomination by President Donald Trump and unanimous confirmation by the United States Senate. Ms. Nolan, a Vermont native, served as an Assistant United States Attorney in the District of Vermont from 2010-2017. She has prosecuted a variety of criminal cases, including complex drug trafficking offenses, money laundering, firearms offenses, violent crime, and crimes against children. As a federal prosecutor, she twice received the New England Narcotic Enforcement Officer’s Association Award for Outstanding Contribution. Ms. Nolan previously served as an Assistant District Attorney in Middlesex County, Massachusetts. From 2005 to 2009, Ms. Nolan worked as a litigation associate at Goodwin Procter LLP, in Boston, where she concentrated her practice in white collar criminal defense. Ms. Nolan served as a judicial law clerk for The Honorable F. Dennis Saylor IV, of the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts. She graduated with departmental honors from the University of Vermont, summa cum laude, with degrees in political science and history. She received a law degree, magna cum laude, from Boston College Law School. Ms. Nolan is a member of the Vermont and Massachusetts Bar Associations. She is a graduate of Rice Memorial High School in South Burlington, Vermont, and was inaugurated into the school’s Athletic Hall of Fame in 2007. Ms. Nolan is the first female United States Attorney for the District of Vermont.