JOHN T. CRIPPS

 

 

 

 

 

Muscogee (Creek) Nation Complex

Mound Building

P.O. Box 652

Okmulgee, Oklahoma 74447

Phone:  918.758.1400

 Fax:  918.758.1413

EDUCATION

- University of Oklahoma 

Bachelor of Science in Education (1968)

- University of Oklahoma

Juris Doctorate (1975)

 

MILITARY SERVICE

 - United States Army – Honorable Discharge

 Captain, Special Forces, Ranger Advisor/Trainer, Airborne 

 Locations of Service: Continental United States, Germany, Viet Nam

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

- Cripps Law Office, PLLC - General Practice of Law    1975 - Present

- Cherokee Nation, District Judge                              1999 - Present

- Muscogee (Creek) Nation, District Judge                  2012 - Present                                                

- Municipal Judge, City of Vian                                   1976 - Present

- Municipal Judge, City of Sallisaw                              1986 - Present

- Juvenile Court Judge, City of Sallisaw                      2011 - Present

- Municipal Judge, City of Panama                              1996 - Present

- Municipal Judge, City of Arkoma                              1994 - Present

- Municipal Judge, City of McCurtain                           2008 - Present

- Municipal Judge, City of Gore                                  2009 - Present

- Municipal Judge, City of Wister                                2013 - Present

- Municipal Judge, City of Howe                                 2013 - Present

 

PROFESSIONAL BAR ASSOCIATIONS

- Oklahoma Bar Association

- Cherokee Nation Bar Association

- Muscogee (Creek) Nation Bar Association

- Sequoyah County Bar Association  (Secretary/Treasurer-1996-present)

- United States Court for the Northern District of Oklahoma

- United States Court for the Western District of Oklahoma

- United States Court for the Eastern District of Oklahoma

- United States Court for the Western District of Oklahoma

- United States Court for the Eastern District of Arkansas

 

COMMUNITY SERVICE

Sequoyah Memorial Hospital, Sallisaw, Oklahoma

Board Member: 1977-present

Chairman: 1990-present

 Tribal Citizenship: Cherokee Nation

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